Tito Davison

Tito Davison, whose real name was Oscar Herman Davison was a director and screenwriter of film who was born in Chillán, Biobío, Chile Republic, on October 4 in 1902 and died in Mexico City, Mexico on March 21, 1985 after an extensive career in Argentina, Chile and Mexico.

Early film

In 1927 he linked to the cinema as a technician in Hollywood and later made his debut as actor in movies filmed in Spanish with artists from Latin America and Spain to the public for that language. Some of these films were shadows of glory (1929), seeking to force or the big fight (1930); The presidio the big house (1930) and the big day or new horizons or the big trail (1930).

Subsequently, Davison preferred to focus on technique, the guionismo and adaptation, road that led to film direction that was started in Argentina

Activity in Argentina

In 1937 he became a film director in Argentina, with died Sergeant Laprida (1937); He also collaborated in several films: supervisor Bartolo had a flute (1939), Lullaby (1941) framing, writer of Barranco (1938), we must educate Niní (1940) and lazy family (1940). He later led Upa in distress (1942) animated film and almost a dream (1943) and co-directed with Antonio traditionally Cabanellas crazy summer (1942), film that was responsible for framing.

Continuation of his career at Mexico

In 1944 he went to Mexico to work as production manager of the imagesetter, Inc. company and was the adapter (uncredited) in La barraca, Vicente blasco ibáñez, who lead Roberto gavaldón novel.

From 1945 to 1947 he adapted other eleven movies to lead Gavaldón. Also served address, among other films, owner and Madam, that God forgive me and the without ventura, all of 1948, A woman’s body, the bath of Aphrodite, Ambassador and midnight, all of 1949. This latest film, which was a remake of Argentine film flight, was directed by Arturo de córdova, Elsa Aguirre, Marga López, Carlos López Moctezuma and José Elías Moreno. Other actors that were directed by Davison was Maria Felix, Libertad lamarque and Fernando Soler.

Other films he directed were Black is my color (1950), Cape Horn (1955), the sweet enemy (1956) and the age of innocence (1962). He later returned to Chile and directed the bureaucrat (1964) and regardless of Pipilco (1964). To return to Mexico made the hit film the right from birth. Continued linked to film as director and screenwriter in numerous movies and at the time of his death had just finished a documentary for the State of Morelos and the film war is a good job. He died on March 21, 1985 in Mexico City.

Awards and nominations

He received the Ariel award for best direction and a Quixote award Spain, for the film adaptation of Doña diabla award shared with Edmund Báez. In 1947 was nominated for the Ariel Award for best adaptation by the partner film. Ariel for better adaptation by the good waiter was awarded in 1948 and 1949 his film God forgive me was nominated for Golden Ariel.

References

* «Tito davison». Accessed: 23-6-2010.

* Manrupe, Raul; Portela, Maria Alexandra (2001). A dictionary of Argentine films (1930-1995). Buenos Aires, Editorial Corregidor. ISBN 950-05-0896-6.

Filmography

Screenwriter

* The great triumphal (1981)

* Forging of friends or friend (1980)

* The Minister and I (1976)

* A mulatto called Martín (1975)

* A strange love (1975)

* Love has a female face (1973)

* Maria (1972)

* Breast pain (1971)

* Fungus man (1976)

* The sugar cube or the big Cube (1969)

* Wild at heart (1968)

* The right to birth (1966)

* Beyond the Pipilco (1965)

* The bureaucrat (1964)

* CRI Cri cantor grillito (1963)

* Swept and watered (1963)

* The taming of the port (1963)

* The age of innocence (1962)

* The white sister (1960)

* Impatience of the heart (1960)

* Island for two (1959)

* Women of fire (1959)

* You know I love you (1958)

* I would like to be an artist (1958)

* Women who had no children (1957)

* The Huntress Diana (1957)

* A love in Cape Horn or the Cape Horn (1957)

* Sweet enemy (1957)

* Golden Jubilee (1956)

* Always for you or forever (1955)

* The case of women asesinadita (1955)

* Prisoner of the past (1954)

* Delivery (1954)

* When I go (1954)

* The value of live (1954)

* It’s never too late for love (1953)

* Sor joy (1952)

* I am still waiting for (1952)

* The three Merry Wives (1952)

* Women without tomorrow (1951)

* Black is my color (1951)

* Dangerous curves (1950)

* The woman I loved (1950)

* Doña Diabla (1949)

* A woman’s body (1949)

* The bath of Aphrodite (1949)

* Ambassador (1949)

* Midnight (1949)

* Owner and Mrs (1948)

* Golden Spurs (1948)

* God forgive me (1948)

* I am a Rancho Grande charro (1947)

* The Malaga (1947)

* The Golden boat (1947)

* Antony and Cleopatra and Antony and Cleopatra intimate life (1947)

* Women wanting to two (1947)

* Bel Ami (1947)

* Ramona (1946)

* God forgive me (1947)

* The kneeling goddess (1947)

* I am a Rancho Grande charro (1947)

* The grandsons of don Venancio (1945)

* Sacramento road (1945)

* Partner (1945)

* Forest fire (1945)

* Rayando the Sun (1945)

* A modern Madonna (1945)

* Mexico hearts (1945)

* La barraca (1944)

* A modern Virgin (1946)

* The who died of love (1945)

* Almost a dream (1943)

* In the old Buenos Aires (1942)

* Thou art peace (1942)

* We must educate Niní (1940)

* Lazy family (1940)

* Of Barranco (1938)

Director

* War is good business (1982)

* Forging of friends or friend (1980)

* I love you (1979)

* Natacha (1972)

* A strange love (1975)

* Love has a female face (1973)

* Maria (film) |[[Maria]] (1972)

* Breast pain (1971)

* A mulatto called Martín (1970)

* The sugar cube or the big Cube (1969)

* Wild at heart (1968)

* The right to birth (1966)

* Beyond the Pipilco (1965)

* The bureaucrat (1964)

* Song of the soul (1964)

* CRI Cri cantor grillito (1963)

* Swept and watered (1963)

* The taming of the port (1963)

* The age of innocence (1962)

* The fury of the ring (1961)

* Love in the shade (1960)

* United songs (1960)

* The white sister (1960)

* Impatience of the heart (1960)

* Island for two (1959)

* Women of fire (1959)

* You know I love you (1958)

* Music always (1958)

* Music in the night (1958)

* I would like to be an artist (1958)

* Women who had no children (1957)

* The Huntress Diana (1957)

* A love in Cape Horn or the Cape Horn (1957)

* Sweet enemy (1957)

* Golden Jubilee (1956)

* Always for you or forever (1955)

* The case of women asesinadita (1955)

* Prisoner of the past (1954)

* When I go (1954)

* The value of live (1954)

* It’s never too late for love (1953)

* Sor joy (1952)

* I am still waiting for (1952)

* The three Merry Wives (1952)

* A’ana Kiss (1952)

* Women without tomorrow (1951)

* Black is my color (1951)

* Dangerous curves (1950)

* The woman I loved (1950)

* Doña Diabla (1949)

* A woman’s body (1949)

* The bath of Aphrodite (1949)

* Ambassador (1949)

* Midnight (1949)

* Owner and Mrs (1948)

* God forgive me (1948)

* The without ventura (1948)

* Almost a dream (1943)

* UPA in distress (1942)

* Crazy summer (1942)

* Of Barranco (1938)

* Died Sergeant Laprida (1937)

Actor

* Rosa France (1935)…Simon

* Stamboul Quest (1934) (uncredited)…. Burco buttons hotel

* Laughing Boy (1934) or Bronze (1934) (uncredited) race… Navajo

* Love grenadier (1933)

* Cheri-Bibi (1931)…. Juan

* The big day or new horizons or the big trail (1930)…. Daniel

* The presidio and the big house (1930)… Kent Marlowe

* Which they dance or those who Dance (1930)… Chico Brady

* Strength to love, or the big fight (1930)…. Lester

* So life or What a Man (1930)…. Jorge Franklyn

* Shades of glory (1929)

Technical Adviser

* Ramona (uncredited) (1936)

Supervisor

* Bartolus was a flute (1939)

Framing

* Lullaby (1941)