March 16, 2017


Press Contact: Laura Castañeda, 619-855- 4140,

San Diego, California. Media Arts Center San Diego is proud to announce the 24 TH annual San Diego Latino Film Festival presented by Fashion Valley, a Simon Mall. The Opening Press Conference will take place March 16 @ 5:30 p.m. -7 p.m. at Neiman Marcus on the second floor.

Opening Night films Include: Demián Bichir’s directorial debut, UN CUENTO DE CIRCO AND A LOVE SONG (Mexico) starring Eva Longoria; locally produced road trip comedy, RUTA MADRE (Mexico/USA) featuring Carmen Salinas, Paul Rodriguez, Angelica María, and VICO C: LA VIDA DEL FILÓSOFO Luis Armando Lozada Cruz, better known as “Vico C”, a Puerto Rican rapper and Reggaeton songwriter.

Photo and Interviewing Opportunities on the red carpet with: actor/producer Bruno Bichir (Un cuento de circo and A Love Song), actor José Ángel Bichir, actress Stefanie Sherk (Un cuento de circo and A Love Song), actor/comedian Paul Rodriguez (Ruta Madre), actor Héctor Jiménez (Ruta Madre), director Agustin Castañeda (Ruta Madre), producer Jerónimo Bertran (Ruta Madre), writer Joey Molina (Ruta Madre), director Eduardo Ortiz (Vico C: La Vida del Filósofo), reggaeton superstar Vico C.

Still images, b-roll, and interviews will be available each night for download by visiting

Enjoy complimentary drinks, appetizers, music and more!

Media Arts Center San Diego, 2921 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92104, Tel (619) 230-1938