Miguel Morayta

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Miguel Morayta
Born (1907-08-15)15 August 1907
Villahermosa, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Died 19 June 2013(2013-06-19) (aged 105)
Mexico City, Mexico
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1944-1978

Miguel Morayta (15 August 1907 – 19 June 2013) was a Spanish film director and screenwriter.[1] He directed 74 films between 1944 and 1978. At the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War, Morayta was a Spanish artillery officer who joined the Republican side. After Franco's victory, he left Spain for France and Africa, finally arriving in Mexico in 1941, where he started his career.[1] At the time of his death, he resided in Mexico. He died on 19 June 2013 at the age of 105.[2]

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