ESPN Deportes Announces New Documentary “Las Amazonas De Yaxunah”

ESPN Deportes has announced their new documentary, Las Amazonas de Yaxunah.

What’s Happening:

  • ESPN Deportes has announced their newest documentary in honor of the network’s 20th anniversary.
  • Las Amazonas de Yaxunah highlights the remarkable spirit and determination of a Mayan women’s softball team from the Yucatán region of Mexico.
  • The film follows the team, made up of 26 players aged 13 to 62, and their resilience against sexism and the mistreatment faced by indigenous communities.
  • Directed by Alfonso Algara, the documentary is narrated by Academy Award nominated actress Yalitza Aparicio.

  • It will debut at the 2024 Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival, then debut on ESPN platforms during Hispanic Heritage Month.

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Marshal Knight is a pop culture writer based in Orlando, FL. For some inexplicable reason, his most recent birthday party was themed to daytime television. He’d like to thank Sandra Oh.