Sunday, March 21, 2010


Many guests are expected at this important event for Mexico, since it is the first time an American film has its world premiere
in northern lands. Will this part of the cast including Cheech Marin, Jake T. Austin, Moises Arias, Jansen Panettiere, Ryan Ochoa
Patricia Manterola and Oscar winner Lou Gossett Jr. as yet there Canadian director William Dear, the writer W. William Winokur, the
Cesar Faz recognized manager and players of Little League team from Monterrey of 1957: Ángel Macías, Pepe Maiz, Enrique
Suarez and the rest of the team.

The Perfect Game is a story full of hope, friendship and a great deal of inspiration for those who doubt that dreams can be
reality. In 1957, a boy named Angel Macias (Jake T. Austin) managed to change the history of baseball in Mexico. Angel with his friends
Monterrey form a baseball team to achieve a big dream: Play in a Little League game in the United States.
With relentless determination to become good players, the children convince Cesar (Clifton Collins Jr.), a former assistant team
of St. Louis Cardinals to become their coach, and who never was allowed to play in major leagues for being Mexican.
Challenging poverty, lack of resources, the negativity of their parents and the damage that prevailed in America at that time, the new
baseball team Industriales de Monterrey, undertake an incredible journey that takes them from their city to the border of Texas
cope with the already established Little League teams from the United States.

Linked to their faith and with the help of Father Esteban (Cheech Marin) and his coach, new players give their best to win 12
consecutive games, and finally achieve their first win in Little League in the United States, establishing a record never repeated
the story of a baseball world: a "perfect game." The amazing victory of the team were given a permanent place in sports history
and changed their lives forever.

Based on the extraordinary true story of the Little League team from Monterrey Industrial, 1957, perfect game is directed by
Canadian filmmaker William Dear (Wild America, Angels in the Outfield) and is the film adaptation of the novel by W. William Winkour.
The film features magnificent performances by Clifton Collins Jr. (Babel, Capote), Cheech Marin (Grindhouse, Once Upon a Time in Mexico)
Jake T. Austin (Hotel For Dogs, Wizards of Waverly Place), Emilie De Ravin (Public Enemy, "Lost"), Bruce McGill (Cinderella Man), Patricia Manterola
(The Singer), Lou Gossett Jr. (Club Soda, An Officer and a Gentleman) and Moises Arias (Nacho Libre, "Hannah Montana").

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