Drama / 1967 / 110 min / Mexico
Director: Carlos Velo
Screenwriters: Carlos Fuentes, Carlos Velo, Manuel Barbachano Ponce
Starring: John Gavin, Ignacio López Tarso, Pilar Pellicer
A highly symbolic and allegorical drama about a man’s search for his father during the Mexican Revolution. Based on Juan Rulfo’s eponymous novel, recognized as one of the foundational classics of magical realism and a key influence to many Latin American writers, including Gabriel García Márquez.