The Man Behind The Mask

Feature | NR | 90 min | Original Title: El hombre detras de la mascara


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Film Info
Type of Film/Event:Feature
Year Produced:2013
Rating:Not Rated
Additional Info
Premiere Status:United States Premiere
Production Country:Mexico
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Gabriela Obregon
Producer:Gabriela Obregon
Screenwriter:Gabriela Obregon
Music:Josefa de Velasco
Esperanza de Velasco
Arturo Vazquez Vela
Cinematographer:Gabriela Espinoza
Editor:Francisco X. Rivera


Meet the man behind El Hijo del Santo!

Lucha Libre fans, here’s everything you wanted to know about El Hijo del Santo, heir to the legendary El Santo. Using interviews with journalists, family members, and the man himself, the documentary narrates the journey of the renowned masked hero. The film combines authentic television recordings and home videos to reconstruct his life and times for the audience. Jorge Guzmán Rodríguez speaks candidly about his family, his films, his initial struggles, his commitment to keep his father’s legacy alive, and life with the mask - it is a rare chance to know the man in and out of the ring! Directed by his wife Gabriela Obregón, this is as up-close and personal as we are ever going to get to’s a must watch for all wrestling fans!

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