02 05 - 2017
Mexico City, May 2nd, 2016.
Premios Luminus, the event where those who helps the Mexican Film Industry grow and improve are recognized, took place last April 27th. Among the awarded categories is “Best Animated Film” won by “The Legend of Chupacabras”.
“This award means a lot. It represents the effort made for so long, the excellent work done by Mexican artists and above all, that the audiences like what we are doing. There’s no better excuse to keep working on new stories than this. We received this honor with great happiness”, says Alberto Rodríguez, director of the film.
With the voices of Eduardo España, Benny Emmanuel and Laura G, this animated motion picture produced by Fernando De Fuentes S. and José C. García de Letona has proved to be one of the publics favorite reaching more than $100 MM Pesos at Mexican box office and over 2.5 MM of spectators.
“The Legends” saga has 4 films successfully released, a Netflix Original Series launched early this year in 190 countries and a new film in production.