Cría cuervos… 48 years old

Cría cuervos…

In Madrid, the orphan sisters Irene, Ana and Maite are raised by their austere aunt Paulina together with their mute and crippled grandmother after the death of their mother and their military father Anselmo. Ana is a melancholic girl, fascinated by death, after seeing her mother having a painful death and her father dead in bed.


Cría cuervos… Cast

Name Character
Geraldine Chaplin She was 32, now 79 years old as María, la madre de Ana/ Ana adulta
Mónica Randall She was 34, now 81 years old as Paulina, la tía
Germán Cobos He was 49, 87 years old when he died as Nicolás Garontes
Ana Torrent She was 10, now 57 years old as Ana a los 8 años
Mirta Miller She was 28, now 75 years old as Amelia Garontes
Julieta Serrano She was 43, now 91 years old as Ana (voice)
Héctor Alterio He was 47, now 94 years old as Anselmo, el padre
Florinda Chico She was 50, 84 years old when she died as Rosa, la criada

Cría cuervos… Crew

Name Department
Bernardo Menz as Sound. Sound
Maiki Marín as Costume Design. Costume & Make-Up
Miguel Ángel Polo as Boom Operator. Sound
Pablo G. del Amo as Editor. Editing
Paco Lucio as Script Supervisor. He was 30 (now 78) years old Directing
Teo Escamilla as Director of Photography. Camera
Carlos Saura as Director. He was 44 (now 92) years old Directing
Carlos Saura as Story. He was 44 (now 92) years old Writing
Carlos Saura as Screenplay. He was 44 (now 92) years old Writing
Rafael Palmero as Production Design. Art
Cría cuervos… poster
Cría cuervos… (48 years)

  • Release day: Monday, January 26, 1976
  • Runtime: 110 minutes