At a time when filmmakers turned actresses into the idols of modern times, a brilliant woman from Mexico emerged by the name of Mar a F lix. She had a sober and proud beauty that exempted celluloid heroines from the burdens of ambitious scenarios. She satisfied masses of fans, who transformed her into a goddess rivaling Garbo and Dietrich. But it was her life - both private and public - that comprised the best melodrama. Destiny is a fine screenwriter. F lix excelled in creating an image of the do a, both forceful and rebellious, and as indestructible as the jewels she displayed on her feminine body, where a man's heart would beat.