The Paper Man (1963 film)

The Paper Man (Spanish: El hombre de papel) is a 1963 Mexican drama film directed by Ismael Rodríguez. The film was selected as the Mexican entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 36th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[1]

The Paper Man
Directed byIsmael Rodríguez
Produced byIsmael Rodríguez
Written byLuis Spota
Ismael Rodríguez
StarringIgnacio López Tarso
CinematographyGabriel Figueroa
Release date
  • 5 September 1963 (1963-09-05)
Running time
110 minutes



Ignacio López Tarso won the Golden Gate Award for Best Actor at the San Francisco International Film Festival,[2] and Alida Valli was nominated for the Best Motion Picture Actress at the Golden Globes.[3]

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  1. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
  2. ^ "The Paper Man: San Francisco Film Festival". Retrieved 4 November 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "The Paper Man". Retrieved 4 November 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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