School bus documentary to premiere at film festival

Posted on February 9, 2012

AUSTIN, Texas — The film "La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus," will have its world premiere as an official selection at the 2012 SXSW Film Festival here in March.  

The film is one of two documentaries selected to screen in the festival's "Emerging Visions" program.

SBF interviewed director Mark Kendall about the project in April 2011. The documentary follows a retired school bus on its journey from an auction in Pennsylvania to a highland town outside of Guatemala City.

The screening dates will be announced in the coming weeks. For more information, visit the film's website or Facebook page.


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