And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself


2003

Brief Synopsis

Based on the true story of Mexican General Francisco "Pancho" Villa and his outrageous offer to Hollywood filmmakers in 1914 to make a movie of his life as Mexican General fighting the government. In exchange, he gained publicity and the money he made went to fund his war efforts.

Film Details

Also Known As
And Starring Pancho Villa, Pancho Villa, Starring Pancho Villa as Himself
Release Date
2003
Location
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico; Guanajuato, Mexico

Synopsis

Based on the true story of Mexican General Francisco "Pancho" Villa and his outrageous offer to Hollywood filmmakers in 1914 to make a movie of his life as Mexican General fighting the government. In exchange, he gained publicity and the money he made went to fund his war efforts.

Crew

Claudia Abuali

On-Set Dresser

Alfredo Acle

Set Designer

Mary Carmen Acosta

Production Secretary

Luis Alfonso Aldrete

Construction

Jesus Almontes

Props

Carlos Altamirano

Props

David Alvarado

Stunt Coordinator

Pasqual Alvarado

Grip

Juan Manuel Alvarez

Lighting Technician

Enriqueta Amador

Accountant

Luis Amezquita

Set Designer

Isaac Amezquita Ochoa

Models

Manuel Andrade

Swing Gang

Teniente Antonio

Advisor

Monica Araiz

Costume Coordinator

Paula Estrada Araiz

Costumer

Gerardo Arellano

Accounting Assistant

Jay Aroesty

Set Decorator

Rick Ash

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Chuck Askerneese

Assistant Property Master

Richard Avalon

Assistant Camera

Ulises Baltazar

Wrangler

Sergio Barragan

Props

Steve Beeson

Production Accountant

P. J. Bloom

Music Supervisor

Tony Boggs

Stunt Performer

Steve Bowen

Color Timer

Steve Boyd

Transportation Coordinator

Mike Boyle

Animal Wrangler

Mark Brooks

Stunt Performer

Raymond J. Brown

Special Effects Foreman

Kevin Brownlow

Advisor

Steven Calcote

Assistant

Patricia Cano

Location Manager

Alejandra Cardenas

Location Coordinator

Federico Castillo

Costume Coordinator

Eduardo Castro

Costume Designer

Camille Cellucci

Visual Effects Producer

Alejandro Cervantes

Wrangler

Miguel Cervantes Garcia

On-Set Dresser

Michael R. Chapman

Costume Supervisor

Ariel Chavez

Costumer

Jose Juan Cisneros Lira

Swing Gang

Marco Polo Constandse

Assistant Director

Laurencio Cordero

Special Effects Coordinator

Rich Cowan

Assistant Director

Matthew Crocker

Post-Production

Zack Davis

Sound Design

Margarita De Orellana

Advisor

Jorge Del Barrio

Original Music

Efren Del Moral

Assistant Director

Maria Del Carmen Delfin

Costumer

Rafael Mandujano Delgado

Graphics Coordinator

Fernando Diaz

Assistant Camera

Lourdes Diaz

Coproducer

Axel Uriegas Duarte

Assistant

L. Fernanda Echeverria

Production Supervisor

Erin Eggers

Assistant

Bradford Ellis

Music

Osa Elmfois

Assistant Camera

Gabi Endicott

Script Supervisor

Hana Espinosa

Art Department Coordinator

Raul Escobero Espinosa

Generator Operator

Juan Estevez

Grip

Manuel Eslava Fajardo

Graphics Coordinator

Juanita Diana Feeney

Associate Producer

Andre Fleuren

Director Of Photography

Andre Fleuren

Dp/Cinematographer

Pedro Raul Flores

Tailor

Lewis Fowler

Assistant Camera

Ellen Freund

Property Master

Kamala Fritzler

Casting Assistant

Ernesto Garabito

Unit Manager

Captain Fernando Garcia

Lighting Technician

Esteban Garcia

Swing Gang

Fidel Garcia

Costumer

Gabriela Garcia

Grip

Isidoro Garcia

Swing Gang

Jesus Francisco Garcia

Costumer

Hank Garfield

Sound Mixer

Larry Gelbart

Writer (Tv)

Larry Gelbart

Executive Producer

Larry Gelbart

Writer

J. Gibson

Production Secretary

Gabriel Godinez

Stunt Performer

Gabriela Godinez

Costumer

David Golden

Technical Advisor

Octaviano Guzman Gonzalez

Props

Otniel Gonzalez

Propman

Mark R. Gordon

Executive Producer

Ken Gruberman

Music

Jorge Guerrero

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Bill Guiette

Propman

Javier Gunther

Transportation Coordinator

Lynda Gurasich

Hair Stylist

Yvette Gurza

Assistant Director

Arturo Gutierrez

Wrangler

Jose Gutierrez

Assistant Camera

Ofelia Gutierrez

Makeup Artist

Juan Guzman

Grip

Juan Fernando Guzman

Chief Lighting Technician

Marcelino Pacheco Guzman

Special Effects Coordinator

Tomas Guzman

Stunt Performer

Dennis Hammermeister

Boom Operator

Clifford Happy

Stunt Performer

Simon Harding

Camera Operator

Fermin Lara Hernandez

Transportation

Amanda Hernandez Perez

Assistant

Jose Herrera

Key Grip

Trinidad Espinoza Huerto

Swing Gang

Edgar Hurtado

Assistant Camera

Dr. Antonio Islas

Medic

Peter James

Director Of Photography

Peter James

Dp/Cinematographer

Isaac Jardon

Wrangler

Ismael Jardon

Set Costumer

Robert Jauregui

Wrangler

Adam Jenkins

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Sue Jett

Producer

James Jimenez

Accountant

Kirk Johnson

Stunt Performer

Bob Joles

Music

Gerardo Jordan

Wrangler

Friedrich Katz

Advisor

Kristian Kery

Stunt Performer

Christina Kim

Post-Production Coordinator

Evyen Klean

Music Supervisor

Evyen Klean

Music

Mayra Lambarri

Art Department

Francisco Javier Lambert Rodriguez

Stunt Performer

Tony Lamberti

Sound

Carlos Larios

Assistant Production Coordinator

Dinah Lary

Assistant

Gary Levinsohn

Co-Executive Producer

Lawrence T Lewis

Production Supervisor

Miguel Lima

Assistant Director

Maria De Jesus Lona

Costumer

Gloria Lozano

Coordinator

Wilma Gomez Luengo

Assistant Camera

Serafin Lugo

Wrangler

Margaux Mackay

Visual Effects Producer

Tony Mark

Unit Production Manager

Tony Mark

Producer

Barbara Marko

Costumer

Gray Marshall

Visual Effects Supervisor

Adolfo Cruz Martínez

Key Costumer

Alfredo Martinez

On-Set Dresser

Fernando Martinez

Wrangler

Jose Martinez

Lighting Technician

Rudolfo Martinez Mijarez

Foreman

Adolfo Cruz Mateo

Costumer

Joshua Maurer

Executive Producer

Ireri Mazon

Costumer

Caitlin Mckenna

Adr Voice Casting

Dennis Mcneill

Color Timer

Armando Medina

Video Assist/Playback

Samuel Mendoza

Craft Service

Carlos Rene Minera

Wrangler

Claudia Porter Minera

Wrangler

Mauricio Minera

Wrangler

Darwin Mitchell

Stunt Performer

Barbara Gonzalez Monsreal

Assistant Costume Designer

Gabriela Moreno

Stunt Performer

Gerardo Moreno

Stunt Performer

Anibal Morin

Wrangler

Madam Conception Moroles

Medic

Carlos Muguia

Set Costumer

Jesus Mungia

Costumer

Ernesto Munoz

Sound

Gerardo Ledezma Munoz

Costumer

Marco Antonio Munoz

Wrangler

Noe Muñoz

Loader

Paul Murphy

Assistant Editor

Maitena Muruzabal

Assistant

Julian Navarro

Swing Gang

Wendy O'brien

Casting Associate

Juan Luis Obregon

Assistant Director

Mario Olivares

Production

Rene Ortega

Wrangler

Rocio Ortega

Animal Wrangler

Reid Overstreet

Stunt Performer

Ricardo Padilla

Wrangler

Guillermo Panuco

Wrangler

John Papsidera

Casting Director

Dorothy Pearl

Makeup Artist

Hector Perez

Greensman

Leticia Pichardo

Set Costumer

Herbert Pinter

Production Designer

Korey Pollard

Assistant Director

Carlos Ponce

Transportation Captain

Eduardo Porter

Wrangler

Casey Pritchett

Special Effects Foreman

Darrell Pritchett

Special Effects Coordinator

Alejandra Quijano

On-Set Dresser

Brendan Quinlan

Grip

Raymond Quinlan

Unit Production Manager

Fernando Quiroz

Wrangler

Sergio Missael Ramirez

Advisor

Ana Rebuelta

Script Supervisor

Jorge Reynosa

Wrangler

Film Details

Also Known As
And Starring Pancho Villa, Pancho Villa, Starring Pancho Villa as Himself
Release Date
2003
Location
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico; Guanajuato, Mexico

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for nine 2004 Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Made for Television Movie, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie (Antonio Banderas), Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (Larry Gelbart), Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Herbert Pinter, Bernardo Trujillo, and Jay Aroesty), Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie (Peter James), and Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Mark Warner and Ed Warschilka) by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Nominated for the 2004 David L. Wolper Producer of the Year Award (Long-Form Television) by the Producers Guild of America (PGA).

Winner of the 2004 Writers Guild Award for Outstanding Achievement in Television Writing (Original Long Form) (Larry Gelbart) from the Writers Guild of America (WGA).

Aired in United States May 11, 2004

Aired in United States September 7, 2003

Released in United States on Video May 11, 2004

Status Update: In Production, 10/28/02