Luis Alcoriza

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Luis Alcoriza
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Born (1918-09-05)September 5, 1918
Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain
Died December 3, 1992(1992-12-03) (aged 74)
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Years active 1946–1989

Luis Alcoriza de la Vega (September 5, 1918 – December 3, 1992) was a respected Mexican screenwriter, film director, and actor.

Alcoriza was born in Spain and established himself in Mexico from 1940. His 1962 film Tlayucan was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.[1] His 1987 film Life Is Most Important was entered into the 15th Moscow International Film Festival.[2]






  1. ^ "The 35th Academy Awards (1963) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  2. ^ "15th Moscow International Film Festival (1987)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-02-21. 

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