Pulling Strings is a comedy starring Jamie Camil, Omar Chaparro, and Laura Ramsey. Rachel (Laura Ramsey) is a young embassy worker. Alejandro (Jamie Camil) is a single father who sings in a Mariachi band with Canicas (Omar Chaparro). When Alejandro applies for a visa for his young daughter to visit her grandparents, embassy worker, Rachel, immediately denies the application.
Later that evening, Alejandro and Canicas run into Rachel in Mexico City, who is celebrating her recent promotion. The mariachis take this opportunity to try to change Rachel's mind about Alejandro's visa application. Whisking Rachel away on a crazy adventure, Alejandro attempts to pull the strings to get his daughter's visa accepted. However, when his emotions begin to play a role, this plan becomes more complicated than Alejandro expected.