If I Were a Congressman

If I Were a Congressman (Spanish:Si yo fuera diputado) is a 1952 Mexican comedy film directed by Miguel M. Delgado and starring Cantinflas, Gloria Mange and Andrés Soler.[1]

If I Were a Congressman
Directed byMiguel M. Delgado
Produced byJacques Gelman
Written byCantinflas
Carlos León
Jaime Salvador
StarringCantinflas
Gloria Mange
Andrés Soler
Emperatriz Carvajal
Music byRaúl Lavista
CinematographyJosé Ortiz Ramos
Edited byJorge Busto
Production
company
Posa Films
Release date
30 January 1952
Running time
95 minutes
CountryMexico
LanguageSpanish

The film's art direction was by Gunther Gerszo.

PlotEdit

A poor but honest barber becomes the protector of the poor people in his neighborhood, which leads to him being sought as a candidate for congressman, since the other candidate, Don Próculo, is not accepted by anyone other than his own bodyguards.

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zolov p.95

BibliographyEdit

  • Eric Zolov. Iconic Mexico: An Encyclopedia from Acapulco to Zócalo. ABC-CLIO, 2015.

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