Films are full of heroes. We grow with their stories. Vidal invite us to be real heroes of our own movie. For him real stories are better than the stories of film heroes.
Vidal Cantu is a Mexican serial entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience developing successful projects as a Movie Producer, Movie Director and technology pioneer.
Vidal is the Producer of the movie “Cantinflas”, a biopic about the iconic Mexican comedian Mario Moreno, the most successful Mexican film worldwide in 2014. He is the co-producer of the movie “The Perfect Game”, a film based on the true story of the boys from Monterrey, Mexico, who became the first non-U.S. team to win the Little League World Series in 1957.
Vidal is the Director and Producer of “A Step from Heaven” a documentary of the extraordinary and inspiring lives of Juan Angel Ruiz and the singer Gloria Estefan.
Vidal co-founded the social initiative “Causas Mexico” promoting social participation and connecting Mexican NGO’s with volunteers.
Recognized in 2013 as Entrepreneur of Year by Expansion magazine and CNN Expansion website. Vidal currently lives in Miami with his loving wife and his 4 children.
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