Oei, Lily
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/20/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 34, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on Showtime's selection of George Valencia as the winner of its annual Latino Filmmaker Showcase. Bases for the selection of Valencia.


Related Articles

  • Taken for a ride. Avila, Alex // Hispanic;Jun1997, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p34 

    Describes the ups and downs of Hispanic filmmakers in Hollywood. Description of the success of the film `Selena'; Identification of the movie `La Bamba' as a runaway hit opening the door of Latino-themed film projects in the eighties; Presentation of good and bad sides in the release of the film...

  • Taking Control of Media. Horwitch, Lauren // Back Stage West;2/21/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p5 

    The article offers information on the ninth annual conference of the National Association of Latino Independent Producers which will be held in Dana Point, California from March 7 to 9, 2008.

  • Moctesuma's revenge. Avila, Alex // Hispanic;Jun1997, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p36 

    Presents an interview with Moctesuma Esparza, a known Chicano figure in the film industry and producer and principal in Esparza/Katz Productions. Filmmaking in the nineties versus the Chicano films in the seventies; Details about films such as Ceasar Chavez story, life of Federico Garcia Lorca;...

  • A of Time Renaissance. Kuhn, Sarah // Back Stage East;3/6/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p27 

    The article discusses the Latino American independent filmmakers like Alex Rivera, Patricia Riggen and Frida Torresblanco, focusing on the challenges and opportunities before them. It refers to films like "Sleep Dealer," by Rivera, "La Misma Luna," by Riggen and the works of producer...

  • JAMAN HAS COMMUNITY FOR LATINO FILMMAKERS. Gil, Billy // Home Media Magazine;4/8/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p14 

    The article provides information on Jaman, a social networking Web site dedicated to global cinema. has a group independent Latino filmmakers, producers and industry executives. Jaman is devoted to Latino filmmakers through the National Association of Latino Independent Producers. Jaman was...

  • HBO, NYFF seek Latinos. Mitchell-Marell, Gabrielle // Daily Variety;5/14/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 29, p14 

    Announces the collaboration between Home Box Office Inc. and the New York Film Festival to host a competition to award a Hispanic American director an amount to direct and produce a short film.

  • Nava accents human stories. Barker, Andrew // Daily Variety;8/18/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 33, pA2 

    The article presents an interview with Hispanic American film director Gregory Nava. The interview's main focus is on his projects that are relevant to the Hispanic American community. When asked about the film "El Norte," he perceives it as not just a celebration of the lives of the Latinos but...

  • A FAMILY AFFAIR. Martinez, Kiko // Hispanic;Dec2008/Jan2009, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p58 

    The article focuses on Hispanic American actor Freddy Rodriguez, who stars in the motion picture "Nothing Like the Holidays." It cites the desire of Rodriguez to capture some of the unique aspects of a Puerto Rican Christmas in the film. According to Rodriguez, as he grew older, he watched his...

  • Going in Circles: Spanish American Identity and the Circular Motif in Nicolàs Echevarría's "Cabeza de Vaca." Alcocer, Rudyard // Literature Film Quarterly;2008, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p250 

    This article presents a film criticism of the Latin American film criticism "Cabeza de Vaca," directed by Nicolás Echevarría. The article evaluates the film's repetitive circle motif in relation to constructions of Spanish American identity. The article suggests that no other Latin...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics