Isabel Sarli (Hilda Isabel Sarli Gorrindo Tito)
BiographyConcordia, Entre Rios, Argentina
Isabel Sarli was discovered by filmmaker Armando Bo and became the star of his films, starting with El trueno entre las hojas (1964) in 1956. Her nude scenes in this drama --a first in Argentinian cinema-- and their subsequent soft-porn movies were highly criticized and condemned in Argentina. In spite of censorship and persecution, she became an international star, filming in Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay, Mexico, Panama and Venezuela, and films like Fuego (1969) and Fever (1971) reached the American and European markets. Read more... naturalistic melodramas. After his death in 1981, Isabel Sarli retired and only appeared sporadically in other directors' films.