Hood River

Hood River

In a small Oregon community, a high school soccer team struggles to overcome class and racial divide in a quest for both individual and team success. While Domingo deals with the deportation of his father to Mexico, and Eric painfully learns how to become a captain and command the respect of his Mexican-American teammates, Coach Riviera struggles to keep the team together amidst the pressure of academics and athletics. This coming-of-age feature documentary focuses on the friendship and maturation of three characters and is set against the backdrop of a segregated American town. Will Domingo graduate? Will Eric become a leader? Will the Eagles win a state championship?

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Directors

Steven Cantor

Jonathan Field

Credits

Directors: Steven Cantor, Jonathan Field
Executive Producer: Robert Rodriguez, John Fogelman, Cristina Patwa, Robert Kandle, Jill Kinney, Allison Polly, Theresa Wyatt, Matt Apfel, Jannat Gargi, Zig Gauthier, Steve Hall, David Lowy, Frank Lowy, Neal Pilzer, Joe Plummer, Daniel E. Tibbets, Jenifer Westphal
Producer: Steven Cantor, Jamie Schutz
Cinematographer: Casey Regan
Editor: Federico Rosenzvit
Music: BC Smith
Principal Cast: Domingo Barragan, Lodi Castillo, Saul Chavarria, Robbie Running, Erik Siekkinen, Jaime Rivera
Additional Credits: , Co-Producer: Jessica Cozzetta, Line Producer: Evan Needell, Co-Editors: Justin Gilson Lucero Dumlao, John Wayland, Additional Editor: Carlos Almonte, Additional Cinematography: Ian Bristow, Jonathan Field, David Karp, Courtney Loo, Rod Parmenter, Jeff Streitch, Kevin Tokstad, Connor Truax, Finn Peterson, Joaquin Solis, Sound Operator: Courtney Loo, Additional Sound Operators Supervisor: Kahil Nayton, Spence Palermo, Sam Curtis, Production Coordinator: Ben Maracle

Contact

Public Film Contact
Cecilia Conti
El Rey Network
cecilia@elreynetwork.com
(737) 346-3078
Publicity Contact
Brandy Fons
brandy@fonspr.com
310-809-8882
Sales Agent
John Sloss - Cinetic Media - john@cineticmedia.com
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Year: 2019
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Documentary
Screening Section: Documentary Spotlight
Screening Category: Documentary Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 82 mins