Swan Song (1945 film)

Swan Song
Directed by Carlos Hugo Christensen
Written by César Tiempo
Starring Mecha Ortiz
Roberto Escalada
Miguel Gómez Bao
Nicolás Fregues
Music by George Andreani
Cinematography Alfredo Traverso
Edited by Antonio Rampoldi
Distributed by Lumiton
Release dates
27 April 1945
Running time
109 minutes
Country Argentina
Language Spanish

Swan Song (Spanish:El canto del cisne) is a 1945 Argentine romantic drama film directed by Carlos Hugo Christensen and starring Mecha Ortiz, Roberto Escalada and Miguel Gómez Bao. The film portrays the ultimately tragic relationship between a young composer and a more mature woman. For her performance Ortiz was awarded the Argentine Film Academy's Silver Condor prize for Best Actress.[1]



  1. Rist p.156


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