Carmen Concha

She is hailed as the first female director in Philippine cinema. Her career started before World War 2 and one of her works during this era, Yaman ng Mahirap (1939) also featured the film debut of young Armida Siguion-Reyna, her niece who grew up to be a prolific actress. Other works of note are Magkaisang Landas (1939) and Pangarap (1940)

Yaman ng Mahirap (1940)

Film type: FULL LENGTH

Cast
Angel Esmeralda
Mercedes Ponce
Antonina Hernandez
Tita Duran
Armida Siguion-Reyna

Role
Writer | Director

Production House
Parlatone Hispano Filipino

Pangarap (1940)

Film type: FULL LENGTH

Cast
Tita Duran
Angel Esmeralda
Benny Mack
Horacio Morelos
Purita Sta. Maria

Role
Director

Production House
LVN Pictures

Nagkaisang Landas (1939)

Film type: FULL LENGTH

Cast
Lydia Leynes
Rogelio de la Rosa
Reynaldo Dante
Carmen Bernabe
Mercedes Ponce
Conchita Veles
Edo Baagali

Role
Director

Production House
Parlatone Hispano Filipino

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