GMC-sponsored ¡Viva Tu Cine! Latino film series kicks-off this Friday with ‘Atlético...

GMC-sponsored ¡Viva Tu Cine! Latino film series kicks-off this Friday with ‘Atlético San Pancho,’ a family comedy from Mexico



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Los Angeles, CA–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–September 21, 2004–

MOVIE RELEASE DATE: Sept 24, 2004.

TITLE: Atlético San Pancho

GENRE: Family Comedy.

SYNOPSIS: The tiny town of San Francisco del Monte, birthplace of Mexican soccer, is now a quiet and forgotten place. But Don Pepe, an old janitor from the town’s school, is trying to unite a group of kids into a soccer team, in order to give San Francisco del Monte the recognition it deserves. Their strength and love for the game will lead them to the championship game, on the most important field in Mexico City…Azteca Stadium.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION: Mexico, 35mm, 102 min. Rating: For Family Audiences. Director: Gustavo Loza. Producer: Altavista Films. Distributor: Venevision International Films.

** Mexico’s “Bend it Like Beckham” **

** From the Producer of “Todo el Poder” and “Amarte Duele” (Fernando Sariñana) **

** An excellent soundtrack that includes “Molotov” & “La Gusana Ciega”**

** A Soccer movie for the entire family! **

** Starring: Luis Felipe Tovar (“El Callejón de los Milagros,” “Todo el Poder”), Lumi Cavazos (“Like Water for Chocolate”), Héctor Suárez (“¿Qué Nos Pasa?”) and a cameo appearance by Diego Luna.**

The film will be playing at the following cinemas:

— Pasadena: Laemmle One Colorado (subtitled in English)

— Van Nuys: Mann’s The Plant (subtitled in English)

— South Gate: Edward’s El Paseo (subtitled in English)

— Commerce: Pacific Commerce Theatre

— Huntington Park: Metropolitan Park Twin

— Santa Ana: Metropolitan Teatro Fiesta

The series ¡Viva Tu Cine! is sponsored by GMC, a division of General Motors, as part of its community marketing efforts and is produced by the non-profit Casa Nova Films.

The second film in this series will be released on October 22, 2004.

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CONTACT:

Joshua Gabel

310.593.4178

http://www.vivatucine.com/press

GMC-sponsored ¡Viva Tu Cine! Latino film series kicks-off this Friday with ‘Atlético San Pancho,’ a family comedy from Mexico