Édgar Ramírez stars as Simon Bolivar in Alberto Arvelo Mendoza's new historical biopic Libertador (known in the states as The Liberator), opening in theaters this August. Watch as one of history's most influential political and military leaders comes to life in this sweeping epic. Simon Bolivar played a key role in Latin America's struggle against the Spanish Empire and shaped the destiny of several nations, with this new drama told from his own point-of-view.

Director Alberto Arvelo Mendoza tells the story of Venezuelan military and political leader Simón Bolívar, who played a crucial role in freeing Latin America from the grip of the Spanish Empire - in this historical biography presented entirely from Bolívar's point-of-view.

B. Alan Orange