- SOMOS GROUP
FlixLatino sponsors the Miami Film Festival
MIAMI, Fl., March, 2020 – FlixLatino will be present as a sponsor at the 38th edition of the 2021 Miami Film Festival, to be held in the city of Miami from March 5 to 14. The application that offers movies, series and documentaries in Spanish, belonging to SOMOS Next (a content distribution company on new platforms), supports in this way events dedicated to the promotion of Spanish cinema.
FlixLatino will support the Spanish-language films participating in the event, which due to the pandemic, must be broadcast in a hybrid format, with presentations in both theatre and virtual. The festival brings together a collection of feature films, short films and documentaries from different countries of the world, attracting an audience that enjoys independent cinema.
The Miami Film Festival has a special significance to the SOMOS Next’s team as it takes place in the host city where they are located, a company that also seeks to support organizations that enrich the city's environment as part of its social responsibility strategy.
Luis Guillermo Villanueva, COO of SOMOS Next stated: "Our participation in the Miami Film festival is part of our mission to be present at the events that promotes the audiovisual industry in Spanish, which is part of our essence. We are pleased to participate in a festival that puts Miami on the map of film production, with the presence of talent, the most recent productions and a team that year after year has made it grow in importance and relevance."
About FlixLatino: FlixLatino is an SVOD service, geared towards the US Hispanic population, offering movies, series and documentaries originally produced in Spanish. FlixLatino’s catalog consists of contemporary theatrical releases from Latin America and Spain. The service continuously adds new content to cater to subscriber’s demands, including weekly premieres. www.flixlatino.com
About SOMOS Next: SOMOS Next, LLC is a company focused on the development and commercialization of audiovisual Spanish content through the online environment. Its lineup includes a robust film library together with dynamic family programs among other genres. Its distribution includes direct-to-consumers applications and also through premium digital distributors, allowing it to take advantage of proprietary applications and other technologies.