Eva Peron was born an illegitimate daughter of a penniless farmer. Determined to make it to the top, Eva attaches herself to a popular tango singer. She becomes a radio and film actress, moving in influential circles within Buenos Aires society. But when she becomes involved with rising politician, Juan Peron, the establishment disapprove and he is arrested. Eva fights on for freedom, both for her husband and the oppressed masses. Peron is freed by the people, the couple marry and Peron is elected president. But Eva’s greatest battle is yet to come.
Production Designer: Brian Morris
Filmed on location in Argentina, Hungary and London, with set builds at Shepperton Studios.
Production credit: Assistant Art Director
A Hollywood Pictures, Cinergi and Dirty Hands Production.