As part of NBCUniversal Hispanic Enterprises and Content’s social campaign Aprender es Triunfar, Telemundo, mun2, MSNBC and AMC Theaters are set to feature Mary Mazzio’s new documentary film Underwater Dreams.
he film tells the story of four sons of Mexican immigrants who enter an underwater robotics competition against MIT engineers, fitting with Aprender es Triunfar’s mission to close the Latino student achievement gap in STEM education. The film will be hosted for free by AMC Theaters at up to 100 community screenings this summer, leading up to a television broadcast by MSNBC, TElemundo and mun2 in late July.
AMC also plans to release Underwater Dreams theatrically on July 11, 2014. The television version will be broadcast simultaneously on MSNBC and Telemundo on July 20, with both English and Spanish versions available. The film will air on mun2 the following day, July 21.