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20 Ratings



Directed by Ismael Rodríguez
Mexico, 1957
Drama, Musical, Romance


The story of an indigenous who gave his life for the love of a white woman, whom he confused, because of her beauty, with Maria the virgin, fighting against the society, the prejudices, and the race.

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Tizoc Directed by Ismael Rodríguez

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1957 | 2 wins including: Silver Bear for Best Actor

Golden Globes (USA)

1958 | Winner: Best Foreign-Language Foreign Film

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

1958 | 2 wins including: Golden Ariel

1958 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor

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