As a daughter of a first-generation Korean immigrant, I was struck by how much Coco reminded me of my Korean roots.
The most visible narrative fiction film that features a transgender actress this year.
Even Josefina López, the Playwright Behind REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES, Thinks LADY BIRD Was Eerily Similar
“I enjoyed it and sometimes I kept thinking, ‘Well, the mom is like the mom in my movie. They won’t let her go to college like Ana.'”
Readers respond. And the author responds to the readers.
It’s way too “coincidental.”
But there is a key element missing from the film. Where are the Indigenous peoples?
I was invited to a screening of a film called Norman, directed by Joseph Cedar and starring Richard Gere and a stupendous actor named Lior Ashkenazi.
Keep em coming, Room 28.
The film takes us to the land of Hispaniola through a modern tale of love in the unlikeliest of conditions.
This story HAS to be told on the big screen.
Fighting against environmental racism, maintaining sovereignty, the byproducts of corporate development and Big Oil, and the lingering psychological traumas of colonialism.
Latino Rebels Radio, January 29, 2017
Sonia Braga plays Clara: the strong, smart, daring, independent, anti-establishment and confident woman we all strive to be.
Someone you know could be bullied or cyberbullied. Someone you know might be a bully or a cyberbully.
“Studios will realize that bilingual actors provide more flexibility and bring valuable production tools to the table.”
It looks like one more blow is still needed to be struck when it comes to shattering the misperceptions of Latinos in the media business.
What happens to the Mexican traditions, identity and the ideologies of one family after three generations of assimilation into American culture? By bringing old photographs to life, the filmmaker attempts to find why things have changed, how traditions were lost and asks what makes him who he is today. As part of the PBS Online Film Festival, filmmaker […]