Canal 22 Internacional Unveils its “Series: Amor a la Mexicana” Film Block on Saturdays, Starting February 7

MEXICO CITY -- February 3, 2015 -- Canal 22 Internacional, the arts and entertainment channel, will bring viewers dreams, songs, friendship and great love stories when it presents its “Series: Amor a la Mexicana” film block on Saturday evenings, beginning on February 7.

As a special bonus, the movies feature ‘60s music idols Rocío Dúrcal, Angélica María and Enrique Guzmán, among others.

Kicking things off is Acompáñame (Come with me) on Saturday, February 7 (8 p.m. PT, 11 p.m. ET) which stars Rocío Dúrcal and Enrique Guzmán as Mercedes and Antonio, who are two young dreamers, as they agree to accompany the elderly Dona Eduviges on a trip to Spain, which they will never forget.

On Valentine’s Day, it’s time for Somos novios (We’re a couple) on Saturday, February 14th (8 p.m. PT, 11 p.m. ET), focusing on the story of three young people -- Angélica, Armando and Javier – who dream of being famous. Their desire will lead them from jail and total ruin to success. The film stars Angélica María, Palito Ortega, Armando Manzanero.

Wrapping it up, Canción de juventud (Song of youth) airs on Saturday, February 21st (8 p.m. PT, 11 p.m.). In this movie, students from two different schools join forces to rebuild an old hermitage. Over the course of the project, there’s beautiful moments and great songs that will have you tapping your feet. The film stars Rocío Dúrcal, Julio San Juan.

With the broadcast of Mexican Film, commercial free, Canal 22 Internacional strengthens the ties that join Mexicans and Latin Americans residing in the United States to their hometowns, culture, and traditions.

Canal 22 Internacional, Mexico’s cultural channel in the United States.■
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DirecTV / Verizon /AT&T /Charter / Time Warner / Grande Comunnications / San Bruno Comunnications / Wave Division.
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