Corkidi, Rafael

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Corkidi, Rafael Gender: M
born on 20 May 1930 at 01:40 (= 01:40 AM )
Place Puebla (Puebla), Mexico, 19n03, 98w10
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Castellanos
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 28°33' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 24°35 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 09°46'


Mexican cinematographer, film director and screenwriter. He began his career as a cinematographer and contributed to the visual style and cinematography in three films directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky in Mexico, Fando y Lis, El Topo, and the The Holy Mountain. Eventually he became a director in his own right, including films such as Angels and Cherubs, Auandar Anapu, Pafnucio Santo and Deseos, his last film before he decided to pioneer video as a mean of expression.

In 2013, he was awarded the Ariel de Oro, Mexico's top film prize, for his contributions to the Mexican film industry.

He died 18 September 2013

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Castellanos quotes BC


  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script