The Beginning and the End (1993 film)

The Beginning and the End (Spanish: Principio y fin) is a 1993 Mexican drama film directed by Arturo Ripstein.[1] The film was selected as the Mexican entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 67th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]

The Beginning and the End
The Beginning and the End 1993 poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byArturo Ripstein
Written byPaz Alicia Garciadiego
StarringErnesto Laguardia
Release date
  • September 1993 (1993-09)
Running time
188 minutes


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "The Beginning and the End". NY Times. Retrieved 29 September 2015.
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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