Release Date: 2012-12-07
NYC and/or LA Release
Distributors: Screen Media
Directors: Jose Henrique Fonseca
Film Genre(s): Biopic (Biography), Sports-themed Drama
SYNOPSISWritten by Felipe Braganca, Fernando Castets and Jose Henrique Fonseca, based on the true story, this is about the gifted with incredible athletic talent, Brazilian-born Heleno de Freitas (Rodrigo Santoro), who conquered the soccer world in the 1940s. As his fame and fortune grew to new heights, his passion for a decadent life of women and nightclubs would threaten his career.
- Screen Media Films announced that it has acquired North American rights for “Heleno”. - 2012-03-07