"Heroes of Dirt" to screen in Austin, Texas

The long-awaited first BMX movie in a generation, "Heroes of Dirt" (PG-13, 100 minutes), will be released in U.S. theaters starting September 4, 2015 and will be followed by home entertainment release on video-on-demand (VOD) and DVD/Blu-Ray starting December of this year and international release in 2016.

As part of the promotional campaign, the action/adventure film will be holding several advance screenings throughout the country from June through August. An advance screening will be held on Sunday evening, June 7 at 8 p.m. at the Cinemark Tinseltown 17 in Austin, Texas (I-35 North of Stassney Ln) following the completion of X Games Austin. Tickets are available at http://buytickets.at/heroesofdirt and the film's lead actor, Joel Moody, will be present at the screening.

"Heroes of Dirt" is an inspiring story about a self-focused BMX dirt rider who aspires to become the next stunt champion and is forced to mentor a troubled teen. The film follows BMX dirt jumper Phin Cooper (starring BMX rider Joel Moody) who wants nothing in life but to attain fame in his sport and get paid doing it. After missing out on a competition when he lands in jail for unpaid citations, he receives a court-order for community service and reluctantly mentors one of the toughest boys, Blue Espinosa (Will Martinez). As Phin leads the troubled teen on exciting adventures of riding dirt trails, big jumps and cityscapes, Blue becomes more than an obligation -- an unlikely friend whose secret world of drug trafficking threatens Phin's ultimate dream.

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