.
.
.
[FILM]

El Pelotero (The Ballplayer) 

Event Details

WHEN:
Friday, July 13th to Thursday, July 19th
WHERE:
San Francisco Film Society
1746 Post Street
San Francisco,


HOOD:
Japantown/Lower Pacific Heights
COST:
Matinee: $8; General Admission: $11; Members: $9; Students and Seniors: $10
AGE:
All ages
MORE INFO:
sffs.org
El Pelotero (The Ballplayer)

Event Description

The documentary El Pelotero (The Ballplayer) follows two sixteen year old Dominican baseball prospects who must overcome incredible competition and increasing corruption to try to achieve their dreams of signing a contact with an MLB team and lifting their families out of poverty. John Leguizamo narrates. The movie plays at The San Francisco Film Society, and has already gotten great reviews from the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, the Huffington Post, and the AV Club.


El Pelotero (The Ballplayer)

WHERE:
San Francisco Film Society
1746 Post Street
San Francisco,


HOOD:
Japantown/Lower Pacific Heights
DIRECTIONS:






TRAILER: ‘Messi, the Movie’ Follows the Futbol Crack From Childhood to Stardom
[REMEZCLA]

TRAILER: ‘Messi, the Movie’ Follows the Futbol Crack From Childhood to Stardom

The documentary will recount Lionel Messi’s epic life story from battling a growth deficiency to becoming one of the best soccer players in the world.…

MORE INFO |
#TBT: Rita Moreno Brings Sexy Back to ‘The Muppet Show’
[REMEZCLA]

#TBT: Rita Moreno Brings Sexy Back to ‘The Muppet Show’

In our inaugural Throwback Thursday post, we look at Rita Moreno’s sexy rendition of ‘Fever’ on ‘The Muppet Show.’ Which in retrospect, was kind of…

MORE INFO |
Tropical Uncanny: “Stars” & “The Vampires of Poverty”
[FILM - NEW YORK]

Tropical Uncanny: “Stars” & “The Vampires of Poverty”

Friday, August 15th at 1:00pm
Guggenheim Museum
MORE INFO |
10 Things We Learned Reading ‘The Wrap’s Coverage of Latino Moviegoers
[REMEZCLA]

10 Things We Learned Reading ‘The Wrap’s Coverage of Latino Moviegoers

Movie theater chains are convinced that to get Latinos to the movies, they should serve tacos and booze. Spoiler alert: they are not wrong.

MORE INFO |
Juan de Marcos and the Afro Cuban All Stars
[CONCERT - SAN FRANCISCO]

Juan de Marcos and the Afro Cuban All Stars

Sunday, September 21st from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Yerba Buena Gardens
MORE INFO |
Netflixeando: 10 Latino Films You Should Stream on Netflix
[REMEZCLA]

Netflixeando: 10 Latino Films You Should Stream on Netflix

This is a special edition list: for this weird post-World cup / immigration hysteria era that we find ourselves in.

MORE INFO |
MEX I AM: Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández
[CONCERT - SAN FRANCISCO]

MEX I AM: Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández

Sunday, August 3rd at 5:00pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
MORE INFO |
MEX I AM: Music and Electronic Art
[CONCERT - SAN FRANCISCO]

MEX I AM: Music and Electronic Art

Saturday, August 2nd at 8:00pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
MORE INFO |
MEX I AM: Vicky Araico: Juana in a Million
[CONCERT - SAN FRANCISCO]

MEX I AM: Vicky Araico: Juana in a Million

Saturday, August 2nd at 2:00pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
MORE INFO |
TRAILER: We Sort of Wish This Fake ‘El Chavo del 8′ Movie Was Real
[REMEZCLA]

TRAILER: We Sort of Wish This Fake ‘El Chavo del 8′ Movie Was Real

What would happen if gringo Hollywood made a movie about ‘El Chavo del Ocho’? Lots of explosions and machine guns.

MORE INFO |

Comments