FilmLa Celestina, by Ardavín (1969)

Title

Film La Celestina, by Ardavín (1969)

Creator

Ardavín Fernández, César, Director

Date

1969

Description

Country: Spain and West Germany.
Production: Aro Films, Hesperia Film and Berlin Television System
Script: César Fernández Ardavín, Fernando Rojas.
Duration: 126 mins.
Format: Film.
Genre: Drama/Romance.
Photography: Raúl Pérez Cubero.
Staging: Petra de Nieva.
Music: Ángel Arteaga and the choirs from the Com. de P. Benedictinos de Leyre.
Cast:
Julián Mateos (1938, 31 years of age) (Calisto)
Elisa Ramírez (1943, 26 years of age) (Melibea)
Amelia de la Torre (1905, 64 years of age) (Celestina)
Heidelotte Diehl (1940, 29 years of age) (Areúsa)
Eva Guerr (Lucrecia)
Eva Lissa (1913, 56 years of age) (Alisa)
Gonzalo Cañas (1937, 32 years of age) (Pármeno)
Antonio Medina (Sempronio)
Ursula Mellin (1938, 31 years of age) (Elicia)
Hugo Blanco (1937, 32 years of age) (Centurio)
Konrad Wagner I (1902, 67 years of age) (Pleberio)

Film poster for the movie, by Ardavín (1969)
Calisto and Melibea (Julián Mateos y Elisa Ramírez) hugging in the foreground, Celestina in the background (Amelia de la Torre)

Film poster forLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Melibea (Amelia de la Torre) stands out in the background, while Celestina (Elisa Ramírez) and Areúsa (Heidelotte Diehl) are found in the foreground.

Film poster forLa Celestina,by Ardavín
The figure of the go-between Celestina (Elisa Ramírez) stands out and the lovers Calisto (Julián Mateos) and Melibea (Amelia de la Torre).

Film poster
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre), Melibea (Elisa Ramírez) and Calisto (Julián Mateos)

Film poster fromLa Celestina, by Ardavín Fernández (director) (1971)
The shadow of Celestina, Calisto and Melibea

Film posterfrom the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín(1969)
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre), Melibea (Elisa Ramírez) and Calisto (Julián Mateos).

Photochrome 1 from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) convincing Pármeno (Gonzalo Cañas) to join Sempronio in her plan.

Photochrome 2 from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Lunch scene at the procuress' house. Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) alongside Pármeno (Gonzalo Cañas) and Areúsa (Heidelotte Diehl). Sempronio (Antonio Medina) and Elicia (Ursula Mellin) are on the other side of the table.

Photochrome 3 from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) in the foreground. Beside her are Sempronio (Antonio Medina) and Elicia (Ursula Mellin).

Photochrome 4 from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) witnessing a fight between Elicia (Ursula Mellin) and Sempronio (Antonio Medina).

Photochrome 5 from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Pleberio (Konrad Wagner), Alisa (Eva Lissa), Lucrecia (Eva Guerr) and Melibea (Elisa Ramírez) watching a religious procession from the top of her mansion.

Photochrome 6 from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Alisa (Eva Lissa) with the procuress' string, Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) and Melibea (Elisa Ramírez). Lucrecia (Eva Guerra) is found in the background.

Photochrome 7 from the movieLa Celestina,by Ardavín
Calisto (Julian Mateos) observing Melibea (Elisa Ramírez) when he enters her garden to find his falcon.

Photochrome 8 from the movieLa Celestina,by Ardavín
Calixto's "dreams." The love dream Calisto (Julián Mateos) aspiring to be loved by Melibea (Elisa Ramírez).

Photochrome 9 from the movie La Celestina, by Ardavín
Melibea (Elisa Ramírez) hearing Traso and his men fighting with Calisto's servants.

Photochrome 10 from the movieLa Celestina,by Ardavín
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) being murdered by Sempronio (Antonio Medina)

Photochrome 11 from the movie La Celestina, by Ardavín
Celestina, master in erotic arts.
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) convincing Areúsa (Heidelotte Diehl) to give herself to Pármeno (Gonzalo Cañas). In the second image, you can the result of the successful art of Celestina.

Photochrome 12 from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Drama inLa Celestina.In the first image Alisa (Eva Lissa) is desperate for not being able to prevent Melibea's death. In the second, Elicia (Ursula Mellin) comes down the stairs and finds Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) dead.

Photochrome 13 from the movie La Celestina, by Ardavín(1969)
Melibea's (Elisa Ramírez) death and Calisto (Julián Mateos)

Photochrome 14 from the movie La Celestina, by Ardavín (1969)
Sempronio (Antonio Medina), Areúsa (Heidelotte Diehl) and Elicia (Ursula Mellin)

Photochrome 15 from the movie La Celestina, by Ardavín
Sempronio (Antonio Medina), Elicia (Ursula Millin) and Celestina (Amelia de la Torre)

Photochrome 16 from the movie La Celestina, by Ardavín
Lucrecia (Eva Guerr) descending the stairs and Melibea (Elisa Ramírez) in her garden.

Fotocromo 17 de la película LaCelestina,de Ardavín
Areúsa (Heidelotte Diehl) en su casa.
Imagen del Acto XVI en la película.

Fotocromo 19 de la película LaCelestina,de Ardavín
Melibea (Elisa Ramírez) y Calisto (Julián Mateos).

Fotocromo 20 de la película LaCelestina,de Ardavín
Calisto (Julián Mateos) y Melibea (Elisa Ramírez).

Photochrome21 from movieLaCelestina,by Ardavín (1969)
Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) y Melibea (Elisa Ramírez)

Photochrome22 from movieLaCelestina,by Ardavín (1969)
(Above) Melibea (Elisa Ramírez)
(Below) Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) y Melibea (Elisa Ramírez)

Book of photochromes from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín (antecedents)
On one hand, the image corresponds to one of the first acts. Celestina speaks with Calisto, while Pármeno listens carefully to the conversation.
On the other hand, the text corresponds to the antecedents of Rojas' book.

Book of photochromes from the movieLa Celestina,by Ardavín (presentation)
The introduction of a tragic love story.
Image of middlemen, procuresses and lovers.

Book of photochromes from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
Images from Act IXCelestina, Elicia, the new couple of Pármeo and Areúsa, Sempronio is at the end of the table.

Characters from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardavín
From right to left, Pleberio, Alisa, Sempronio, Lucrecia, Areúsa, Pármeno, Elicia and Centurio.

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Characters from the movieLa Celestina, by Ardav&iacute;n<br />
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From right to left, in the upper part, Melibea (Elisa Ramírez), Celestina (Amelia de la Torre) and Calisto (Julián Mateos); in the middle part, Pleberio (Konrad Wagner), Sempronio (Antonio Medina), Alisa (Eva Lissa), Lucrecia (Eva Guerr) and, in the…

The houses in the movieLa Celestina, by Ardav&iacute;n
Staging of the houses from the movie by Ardavín.
In the first image, Celestina's house stands out and so does Calisto's in the inferior part.
On the second page, you can see Melibea's (Elisa Ramírez) mansion's garden in which she meets Calisto…