on August 21
and became season’s surprise hit. The warmhearted drama-comedy was also for 3 weeks in a raw 2nd place in screen average only behind “Hercules” (first week) and then “Lucy” (on its second
and third week). The film is running its 5th week and became a ‘sleeper’, keeping 210 screens so far. Admissions today passed 1,150,000
tells the story of Ramón (Kristyan Ferrer), a young man from a small northern Mexican town that has tried unsuccessfully five times to cross the U.S. border. Back home he
refuses to become a criminal. He decides instead to look for a friend’s aunt in Germany. He travels to Germany and he never finds the aunt. He survives in
the streets until he meets Ruth (Ingeborg Schöner), a retired and lonely woman. Beyond language barriers and prejudices they develop an amazing friendship.
“Guten Tag, Ramón“
is a Beanca Films’s co-production with Germany’s MPN Cologne Film 3 (MedienParks) in association with
Frankfurt in Germany and Durango, Mexico.
20th Century Fox. Other territories will follow.