Documentary at Sundance Showcases Cesar Chavez's Legacy to a New Generation
Documentary at Sundance Showcases Cesar Chavez's Legacy to a New Generation
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 01/23/2014 - 09:56

This year's Sundance Film Festival gave attendees a glimpse into the legacy of Cesar Chavez.


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Sundance Film Festival: ‘Young and Wild’ Chilean Film Explodes at Fest
By Fox News Latino | 01/23/2013 - 15:22

The girl is on fire. The Chilean film, Young and Wild, has exploded across the independent film world and thrust the young female director, Marialy Rivas, to the national limelight.

The controversial movie details the life of Chilean teen Daniela, played by Alicia Luz Rodríguez, who is raised by a strict Evangelical family, yet finds meaning in her life through her bisexual adventures in Chile, once considered home to one of the most conservative cultures in Latin America.


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Who is Aurora Guerrero and Why is She in a Commercial During the Oscars?
Who is Aurora Guerrero and Why is She in a Commercial During the Oscars?
By Jill Pankow | 02/26/2012 - 19:58

Those of you watching the Oscars red carpet were lucky enough to steal a peek of the feature film directed and written by Mexican-American Aurora Guerrero. The movie, Mosquita y Mari, was filmed in Los Angeles’ Huntington Park and focuses on the lives of two high school Chicanos.


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WATCH: Victoria Justice Dishes on New Movie 'The First Time'
By Adriana Rivera | 01/23/2012 - 14:06

At the Sundance Film Festival this week, The Hollywood Reporter caught up with the stars of the film The First Time, which included part-Puerto Rican actress Victoria Justice, Dylan O’Brien, Britt Robertson, and director Jon Kasdan.


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Sundance Preview: 5 Films Starring Latinos!
By Amaris Castillo | 01/19/2012 - 02:56

It’s Sundance time again!

Of course, we’re talking about the annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The festival kicks off this Thursday and we eagerly scanned through the lengthy list of films for those starring Latinos.

There were only a handful and we plucked five for you to check out. Read about our picks below:


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Jenni Rivera's 'Filly Brown' to Debut at Sundance Film Festival
By Adriana Rivera | 12/13/2011 - 14:30

Mexican-American singer, talk show host, and world-renowned Banda Queen Jenni Rivera can now add actress to her title. According to Blogamole, the 42 year-old’s new film Filly Brown will debut at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. The film centers on the story of a young Latina with big hip-hop aspirations. Rivera portrays the protagonist’s mother, who is serving hard time in jail.


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EXCLUSIVE: Judy Reyes Stars in 'Gun Hill Road' at Sundance Film Festival
By Lee Hernandez | 01/24/2011 - 08:00

We caught up with Dominican actress Judy Reyes (Scrubs) to get the inside scoop on her new movie, Gun Hill Road, a gritty family drama set in her hometown of the Bronx, New York premieres tonight at the Sundance Film Festival.


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EXCLUSIVE: Judy Reyes: "I'm Built for Motherhood"
EXCLUSIVE: Judy Reyes: "I'm Built for Motherhood"
By Lee Hernandez | 01/19/2011 - 08:09

Dominican actress Judy Reyes has a new movie called Gun Hill Road opening at this month's Sundance Film Festival on January 24, but Reyes—who starred as Nurse Carla Espinosa on Scrubs for eight seasons—says her favorite role is being a full-time mom to her 13-month-old daughter, Leila Rey.  


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America Ferrera Named Sundance Juror
By Lee Hernandez | 01/18/2011 - 14:15

Is America Ferrera judgemental? The folks at Sundance seem to think so!


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Sundance Film Festival Heads to New Mexico to Help Latino Filmmakers
By Yuliana Gomez | 05/18/2009 - 18:25

Actor and director Robert Redford is teaming up with New Mexico to give more opportunities in film to Native American and Hispanic filmmakers, the Daily News reports.


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