Press Release: MARCH MADNESS ON VIENDOMOVIES
SOMOSTV brings you the best talent of Spanish cinema such as Almodóvar, Banderas and Glover
LIGHTNING RELEASES: MIAMI, Florida (3/11/2014) – ViendoMovies, the 24 hour commercial free film channel owned and distributed by SOMOSTV, premiers an array of movies in March originally produced in Spanish from Latin America and Spain. These award winning productions cover different genres including comedy, romance, drama, history and thrillers. The channel’s subscribers will enjoy these carefully selected and renowned titles during the month of March, featuring important Spanish language talent such as Pedro Almodóvar, Antonio Banderas, and Danny Glover.
For the classic movie lovers, ViendoMovies is programming the timeless “Matador” by Pedro Almodóvar, which tells the story of an ex-bullfighter who gets turned on by killing and a student who confesses to the murders. The movie stars Antonio Banderas who won “Best Actor” in the Murcia Week of Spanish Cinema and Nacho Martinez who was nominated for “Best Movie Actor” in the Fotogramas de Plata.
“Primos”, a film sure to have all adults laughing out of their chairs, tells the story of three cousins who return to the village where they spent their summers as children after a failed marriage, in search for love. The movie was awarded “Supporting Performance” and “Performance in a Minor Role” in the Spanish Actors Union, along with two nominations for “Best Supporting Actor” and “Best New Actor” at the Goya Awards and lastly, “Best Supporting Actor” nomination for the Cinema Writers Circle Awards. ViendoMovies has also selected an additional comedy to add to the lineup, “Un Novio Para Mi Mujer” is about a man who finds an unusual way to get rid of his wife. The highly acclaimed movie has two wins; “Best Actress” from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences of Argentina and “Best Supporting Actor” from the Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards, as well as five nominations for “Best Actor”, “Best Actress”, and “Best Screenplay”.
In addition to the above listed films, the channel will also be featuring “Miranda Regresa” (Venezuela), which chronicles the life of Francisco de Miranda, before the American Independence. The movie is directed by Luis Alberto Lamata, starring Jorge Reyes and Danny Clover, the American actor as the Haitian slave. ViendoMovies has also programmed, “Cielo Oscuro” (Peru), “Lobos de Arga” (Spain), “Matrimonio” (Argentina), “Madrid 1987” (Spain), and “Rabia” (Spain). “Cielo Oscuro” is the winner of the Lima Film Festival and shows the world of seduction leading the main characters to emotional control. For a full programming schedule, visit www.viendomovies.com.
Adding this collection of films to ViendoMovies’ March programming showcases the company’s commitment to its mission; bringing their audience only the best originally produced Spanish language cinema from across Latin America. Don’t miss it; only available on ViendoMovies, the best channel for Spanish cinema!
ABOUT VIENDOMOVIES: ViendoMovies is a Pay TV channel that broadcasts contemporary Spanish-language films 24 hours a day with no commercial breaks, with a culturally relevant Premium on air look. ViendoMovies is produced in the USA for the US Hispanic and Puerto Rico markets and is part of SOMOSTV LLC. For more information please visit us at www.viendomovies.com and www.somostv.net
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