Underground videomaker Amalia Ortiz wants to make an art documentary about the San Antonio punk band Speeder -- they just want make a crass music video. What follows is a fast and delectable blend of indie rock, hijacked parade floats, kidnapped Beauty Queens, Mexican American hybrid culture, and an extended homage to Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
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IFP Los Angeles Film Festival
Noise Pop Film Festival
New York Latino Film Festival
Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival
Indie Memphis Film Festival
Cine Latino Film Festival
San Diego Latino Film Festival
The Museum of Art at the University of Guadalajara
Mendiola's filmmaking style contains energy and enthusiasm to burn, brimming with attitude.