Honeysuckle (Spanish: Madreselva) is a 1938 Argentine musical film directed by Luis César Amadori. With Ivo Pelay, Amadori co-wrote the play upon which the film is based. Starring Hugo del Carril, Libertad Lamarque and Malisa Zini, it premièred in Buenos Aires on 5 November 1938 and was a popular success. Its plot is loosely based on the lyrics of a tango song of the same name. It is a tango film, an extremely popular genre during the Golden Age of Argentine Cinema. It was screened at the Venice Film Festival.
|Directed by||Luis César Amadori|
|Written by||Luis César Amadori |
|Produced by||Angel Mentasti|
|Starring||Hugo del Carril |
Miguel Gómez Bao
|Edited by||Carlos Rinaldi|
|Music by||Hans Diernhammer|
|Distributed by||Sono Film|
- Rist p.202
- Rist, Peter H. Historical Dictionary of South American Cinema. Rowman & Littlefield, 2014.