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Gilberto Martínez Solares (1906–1997)

Spent some time in Guadalajara and Penjamo during the Mexican revolution. Established two photographic studios in Mxico city, one in Hollywood and one in Paris. He returned to Mexico in 1934 and debuted as a film Photographer in "Adios Nicanor" (1935). In 1938 he made his debut as a director with "El Seor Alcalde". Has directed more than 140 films... See full bio »


(age 90) in Mexico D.F., Mexico

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Hide Hide Show Show Director (162 credits)
 1997 El asesinato
 1995 Magnicídio
 1981 El vecindario
 1974 Los caminos del arte (Short)
 1974 El carita
 1972 El metiche
 1971 El nano
 1969 Blue Demon y las invasoras (as Gilberto Martinez Solares)
 1967 Los perversos
 1965 Alma llanera
 1965 Mi héroe
 1964 Face of the Screaming Werewolf (Werewolf sequences)
 1964 Napoleoncito
 1961 Las leandras
 1961 Mexican Eyes
 1960 El violetero
 1960 Vivo o muerto
 1959 El ciclón
 1959 Kermesse
 1957 Boy's Town
 1956 El vividor
 1956 Pura vida
 1955 Bluebeard
 1954 Mulata
 1953 El vagabundo
 1952 Hot Rumba
 1952 El ceniciento
 1951 El revoltoso
 1947 Extraña cita
 1944 La trepadora
 1943 Resurrección
 1939 The Mayor
Show Show Writer (112 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

(novel) "La Isla de los Locos" (The Island of the crazy people) which was published in 1980.

Alternate Names:

Gilberto Martínez | Gilberto Martinez Solares

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