“MOJADA” is a window into the sacrifices immigrants make coming into the United States.
In her debut feature, Lila Avilés focuses on the intricate character study of a hotel worker in one of Mexico City’s most luxurious hotels.
With a Mix of Quirkiness, Absurdity and Crazy One-Liners, LOS ESPOOKYS Pays Homage to Latin American Culture
The characters are an eclectic group, but what makes it work, and what makes the show successful, is that they’re all oddballs and complete outsiders, who despite already living in a pretty surreal universe, don’t fit in.
The political upheaval and vagueness of what the future holds for Chile is a mirror image of the three main characters’ lives.
What will be lost, both literally and metaphorically, if Trump’s wall is built?
Despite some shortcomings, the film does succeed in focusing on teenage ennui.
‘Building the American Dream’ Documentary Sheds Light on Tragedies Migrants Face in Construction Field
Directed by Chelsea Hernandez, the film follows three immigrant families in Texas.
One of the film’s strengths is that it doesn’t berate the viewer with didactic tropes of the rich versus the poor.
TYREL Film Review: Can a Latin American Director Make an Effective Film About an Alienated Black Man?
I don’t know, but not here.
How would the documentary be different had a black filmmaker been behind the camera?
Aside from the politics of the play, this is, at its core, a story about love, forgiveness, and endurance of the human spirit.
The most visible narrative fiction film that features a transgender actress this year.