Comedians (film)

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Spanish DVD cover
Directed by Juan Antonio Bardem
Produced by Eduardo Manzanos Brochero
Alberto Soifer
Written by Juan Antonio Bardem
Starring Emma Penella
Fernando Rey
Elisa Galvé
Rosario García Ortega
Mariano Asquerino
Carlos Casaravilla
Manuel Alexandre
Music by Isidro B. Maiztegui
Jesus Franco
Manuel Parada
Cinematography Ricardo Torres
Edited by Antonio Gimeno
Release date
  • 17 May 1954 (1954-05-17)
Running time
88 minutes
Country Spain
Language Spanish

Comedians (Spanish: Cómicos) is a 1954 Spanish drama film directed by Juan Antonio Bardem. It was coproduced with Argentina but it is a Spanish film about Spaniards actors on stage. Bardem confessed to being inspired by All About Eve. The film was entered into the 1954 Cannes Film Festival.[1]

Bardem remade Cómicos as a musical in 1971, Variety starring Sara Montiel.



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Comedians". Retrieved 2009-01-25. 

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