EL CORRIDO DE LA MUERTA ( The Corrido-song of the Dead Woman)

de Oscar Ruvalcaba Pérez, Sistema Nacional de Creadores de Arte 2010

Year: 2010

Duration: 10 min

Lighting and costumes: Oscar Ruvalcaba Pérez,

Music: Popular Mexican

Dancers: Eustorgio Guzmán y María de Jesús Bautista


The modernist phenomena in Mexican society came together with the fascination of the macabre that has always been present in this culture.

The roads that trailer turcks took turned into places where the supernatural burst into at any moment.

A well know story is the one of a driver gave who gave a ride to a woman and, then found out, that she had been dead for some time precisely in the place where he picked her up.