Made in Texas | “The Going Varsity in Mariachi” Interview
"I've filmed all over the country," "Going Varsity in Mariachi" producer Julia Pontecorvo told us. "And had experience filming in other schools. It's not usually so opening or trusting or welcoming - understandably - but it really speaks to the [Rio Grande] Valley and the folks that live there and the culture that's there, that they saw what this could be and how important this is..."
If you know us, then you know there's *nothing* we love more than hearing from filmmakers about how much they enjoyed working with our incredible Texas communities!
Hear more from the team behind the Sundance award-winner "Going Varsity in Mariachi", as they discuss working in the Rio Grande Valley, what mariachi music means to them, happy accidents in documentary filmmaking and more in our latest Made in Texas interview.