Production & Distribution
ARENAS FILMS distributes, produces, acquires and markets films in all venues including Theatrical, Home Entertainment, Television and Digital.
Bless Me, Ultima
A drama set in New Mexico during WWII, centered on the relationship between a young man and an elderly medicine woman who helps him contend with the battle between good and evil that rages in his village.
Director: Carl Franklin
Writers: Rudolfo Anaya (novel),
Carl Franklin (screenplay)
Stars: Luke Ganalon, Miriam Colon, Benito Martinez
Victor, is trying to escape his life as a drug dealer in the South Bronx. Enter Jack, a Wall Street investment banker with a business proposal that has Victor's name (and money) written all over it.
Director: Franc. Reyes
Writer: Franc. Reyes
Stars: John Leguizamo, Peter Sarsgaard, Denise Richards
Set during the Dirty War in 1970s Buenos Aires, Argentina, where the military government is abducting those opposed to its rule.
Cecilia, a dissident journalist, is kidnapped by the secret police to join the ranks of the 'disappeared'. As her husband Carlos, a theatre director, begins to search frantically for her, he realizes that he has acquired psychic power that enables him to predict the future.
Director: Christopher Hampton
Writers: Lawrence Thornton (novel), Christopher Hampton
Stars: Antonio Banderas, Emma Thompson, Rubén Blades
A real-time dark comedy about a science geek who tangles with a clutch of Russian gangsters after he delivers them the wrong computer disk.
Director: Hugo Rodríguez
Writer: Martín Salinas
Stars: Diego Luna, Marta Belaustegui, Rosa María Bianchi
Culture Clash in AmeriCCa:Live!
Culture Clash in AmeriCCa: Live! was shot live in HD by Emilio Esteves during the group’s Los Angeles performance. Culture Clash is a Chicano American performance troupe composed of the writer-comedians Richard Montoya, Ric Salinas, and Herbert Sigüenza.
Director: Emilio Estevez
Stars: Richard Montoya, Ric Salinas, Hebert Siguenza
3 Wise Men
A brilliantly animated adaptation of the classic Christian story, 3 WISE MEN features the voices of Emilio Estevez, Martin Sheen, and Mexican television star Jaci Velasquez. Created by the same artists who animated FANTASIA 2000, HERCULES, and TARZAN, the family-friendly film artfully brings to life the journey of Melchior, Gaspar, and Balthazar--the Three Kings who traveled to baby Jesus' birthplace under the guidance of the Star of Bethlehem
Director: Antonio Navarro
Writers: Javier Aguirreamalloa, Stephen Hughes, Juanjo Ibáñez, Juan Ignacio Peña.
Stars: Martin Sheen, Jose Luis Rodriguez "El Puma", Marcos Witt, Lupillo Rivera, Emilio Estevez, Kuno Becker, Jaci Velasquez, Angélica Vale, Culture Clash, Eddy Martin