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Roberto Gavaldón (1909–1986)


Roberto Gavaldón was born on June 7, 1909 in Jiménez, Chihuahua, Mexico as Roberto Gavaldón Leyva. He was a director and writer, known for Macario (1960), El rebozo de Soledad (1952) and En la palma de tu mano (1951). He died on September 4, 1986 in Mexico City, Mexico. See full bio »

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(age 77) in Mexico City, Mexico

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Known For

Macario
Macario Director
(1960)
El rebozo de Soledad
(1952)
En la palma de tu mano
(1951)
La escondida
La escondida Director
(1956)

Filmography

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 1974 La madrastra
 1973 Don Quijote cabalga de nuevo (as Roberto Gavaldon)
 1972 Doña Macabra
 1967 Rio Blanco
 1961 Rosa blanca
 1960 Macario
 1956 La escondida
 1954 Untouched
 1954 Camelia
 1952 Terminal del Valle de México (Documentary)
 1951 Deseada
 1950 La casa chica
 1947 La vida íntima de Marco Antonio y Cleopatra (as Roberto Gabaldon)
 1946 La otra
 1946 El socio
 1945 La barraca
 1944 Naná
 1942 El baisano Jalil (co-director)
 1936 Beautiful Sky (co-director)
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Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (13 credits)
Show Show Actor (4 credits)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Roberto Gabaldon | Roberto Gavaldon | R. Gavaldón
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Trivia:

Father of Roberta Gavaldón.

Star Sign:

Gemini

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