Articles Tagged with: interview

The Director of ‘The Book of Life’ Grew Up Thinking Skeletor Was a Dia de Muertos Superhero
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The Director of ‘The Book of Life’ Grew Up Thinking Skeletor Was a Dia de Muertos Superhero

We sat down with director Jorge Gutierrez and actress Kate del Castillo to talk about ‘The Book of Life’ and celebrating Dia de Muertos.

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Miguel Arteta On Why He Decided to Make a Film Unlike Anything Else He’s Ever Made
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Miguel Arteta On Why He Decided to Make a Film Unlike Anything Else He’s Ever Made

We sat down with Puerto Rican director, Miguel Arteta, to talk about making Latino movies versus making movies that can resonate with Latino audiences.

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Kap G Talks Staying Humble, Studio Sessions With Pharrell, And Advice For First Generation Rappers
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Kap G Talks Staying Humble, Studio Sessions With Pharrell, And Advice For First Generation Rappers

Kap’s lyricism tackles a hip hop discourse of la migra, racial profiling, and the straight-up hard work of those trying to build something better for…

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Cristela Alonzo On Being the First Latina to Write and Star in Her Own Show & Why She Loves Roseanne
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Cristela Alonzo On Being the First Latina to Write and Star in Her Own Show & Why She Loves Roseanne

This Tejana has achieved the American Dream. Watch her new show ‘Cristela’ Fridays on ABC.

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Edgar Ramirez On Playing Iconic Roles: Historical Hero Simon Bolivar & Legendary Boxer Roberto Duran
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Edgar Ramirez On Playing Iconic Roles: Historical Hero Simon Bolivar & Legendary Boxer Roberto Duran

We talked to the Venezuelan actor about his new movie, ‘Libertador’ and playing iconic roles.

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‘Blood In, Blood Out’ Screenwriter Gives Advice to Writers: Eat Healthy Before You Go Drink Tequila
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‘Blood In, Blood Out’ Screenwriter Gives Advice to Writers: Eat Healthy Before You Go Drink Tequila

Jimmy Santiago Baca is an ex-con, poet, screenwriter, and now documentary subject. We talked to him about his new film and his writing routine (it…

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The Director of ‘Asmodexia’ Talks About His Movie Which Is Way Scarier Than ‘The Exorcist’
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The Director of ‘Asmodexia’ Talks About His Movie Which Is Way Scarier Than ‘The Exorcist’

Barcelona native Marc Carreté talks demonic possession and the real-life experience that inspired his melancholic horror film.

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Eight Urbanworld Directors Confess Their Favorite Embarrassing Movie
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Eight Urbanworld Directors Confess Their Favorite Embarrassing Movie

From stories of border crossings, to sci-fi, to gangsters, to Latina nannies – here are the brilliant minds who wrote and directed the Latino movies…

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Anthony Lucero on Making a Movie About a Female Mexican Sushi Chef & Inventing a Poblano Sushi Roll
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Anthony Lucero on Making a Movie About a Female Mexican Sushi Chef & Inventing a Poblano Sushi Roll

In this Oakland-set drama, writer-director Anthony Lucero confronts stereotypes and makes a killer new sushi roll all at the same time.

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Spanish Actor Oscar Jaenada On the Struggles of Playing Cantinflas, Mexico’s Beloved Comedy Legend
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Spanish Actor Oscar Jaenada On the Struggles of Playing Cantinflas, Mexico’s Beloved Comedy Legend

We talked to Oscar Jaenada about preparing to play the iconic role of ‘Cantinflas’ in his new movie opening in theaters this weekend.

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Mexico’s Premiere Queer Director Julian Hernandez On Why He Resisted Being Labeled a Gay Filmmaker
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Mexico’s Premiere Queer Director Julian Hernandez On Why He Resisted Being Labeled a Gay Filmmaker

We caught up with the director of ‘Yo soy la felicidad del mundo’ to talk about what it means to be considered Mexico’s premiere queer…

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Backyards Are the New CBGB: Angela Boatwright on Making a Doc on the East L.A. Punk Scene
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Backyards Are the New CBGB: Angela Boatwright on Making a Doc on the East L.A. Punk Scene

We caught up with famed photographer Angela Boatwright to chat about her new documentary series on the Latino kids throwing backyard punk parties in East…

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5 New Faces of Independent Film That Filmmaker Magazine Missed
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5 New Faces of Independent Film That Filmmaker Magazine Missed

Filmmaker Mag might not be looking to Latin America for emerging talent but we are. Check out this weekend’s event at Latinbeat: “New Voices in…

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17 Years Later, Latinbeat Goes On: Film Programmer Marcela Goglio On How It All Started
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17 Years Later, Latinbeat Goes On: Film Programmer Marcela Goglio On How It All Started

The programmer of Latinbeat for the last 15 years, Marcela Goglio shares how the Lincoln Center’s Latin American film showcase got its start.

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Party-Rocking Outfit FEx on Celebrating Five Years of Chicago Internationalism
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Party-Rocking Outfit FEx on Celebrating Five Years of Chicago Internationalism

FEx celebrates putting Chicago internationalism on the musical map with a five year anniversary soundclash.

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