Albuquerque-poets-300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE “ALBUQUERQUE POETS 1″

When Professor Emeritus John Crawford of the University of New Mexico heard that the Arizona state legislature had passed a law banning the teaching of ethnic studies in public schools, he was … [Read more...]

Elusive-Minds-300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE ELUSIVE MINDS

Elusive Minds is a Latino podcast created by Michael Centeno, Nathan Morales, Adolfo Hernández and Johnny the Geek in response to the lack of online content by and about Latinos. The podcast which can … [Read more...]

Actor Danny De La Paz

LATINOPIA CINEMA “DANNY DE LA PAZ IN AMERICAN ME”

Danny De la Paz is a celebrated actor of stage and screen. With a career that spans decades, he is perhaps best remembered for his riveting portrayals of"Chuco" in the movie "Boulevard Nights" and … [Read more...]

REY VILLALOBOS3_tm180a

LATINOPIA CINEMA REY VILLALOBOS “URBAN COWBOY”

Latinopia Cinema - Villalobos Urban Cowboy from Latinopia.com on Vimeo. Rey Villalobos is a director of photography for such motion pictures as Urban Cowboy, Nine to Five, A Bronx Tale and American … [Read more...]

Roberto-Olivares_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE “OJO DE AGUA”

Roberto Olivares is a member of the "Ojo de Agua" (Eye of Water) film collective based in Oaxaca, Mexico. The group produces documentaries about the indigenous communities of Mexico while also … [Read more...]

VIDEO-PHOTO-HARVEST-OF-LONE_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE “HARVEST OF LONELINESS”

Dr. Gilbert González is a Professor Emeritus in Chicano and Latin American Studies at the University of California at Irvine. He has produced a landmark documentary about the Bracero Program which … [Read more...]

Video-Photo-Brick-People_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE “THE BRICK PEOPLE”

Alejandro Morales is an acclaimed author whose novel "The Brick People" is the story of the Mexicans who worked at the Simons Brick Yard. Their work was crucial to the growth of Los Angeles and … [Read more...]

NEWS-TACO2_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE NEWSTACO.COM

Newstaco.com is an on-line website featuring Latino news and public affairs. With reporters in San Antonio, Texas and Los Angeles, California, it covers a range of stories pertaining to Latino life in … [Read more...]

HECTOR-GALAN_300

LATINOPIA CINEMA HECTOR GALAN

Hector Galan is an award winning documentary filmmaker who has produced documentaries for the NOVA and American Experience series on PBS. He was the Supervising Producer of the acclaimed PBS … [Read more...]

Dennis-Leoni-Resurrection-B_300

LATINOPIA CINEMA DENNIS LEONI “RESURRECTION BLVD.”

Dennis Leoni is the creator and Executive Producer of the ground breaking drama series Resurrection  Blvd. Born and raised in Tucson, Arizona where his early experiences working in motion picture was … [Read more...]

Video-Photo-Encounters2_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE MIGUEL TORRES “ENCOUNTERS”

Miguel Torres and Mauricio Mendoza are Los Angeles based filmmakers who have created and are co-Executive Producers  of an exciting new drama web series titled "Encounters" The premise of the series … [Read more...]

VIDEO-PHOTO-EL-BEISBOL_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE A.P. GONZALEZ “EL BÉISBOL”

A.P. Gonzalez is a director and producer with a life-long passion for baseball. His current project is a major long-form documentary about Latinos in American baseball. Latinopia is proud to showcase … [Read more...]

Pushing-Out-Juan_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE – YELYNA DE LEON “PUSHING OUT JUAN”

Yelyna De Leon is an accomplished actress of stage and screen whose television credits include The Shield, Roswell and Resurrection Blvd. While at UCLA she made her directorial debut with the short … [Read more...]

Alas-Media-Profile_300

LATINOPIA CINEMA ALAS MEDIA

Alas Media is a multi-media film and video production company based in San Fernando, California. The members of Alas Media represent a new generation of Latino filmmakers whose focus on producing … [Read more...]

Video-Photo-Alas-Wall-With_300

LATINOPIA SHOWCASE “WALL WITH A MISSION”

Alas Media is a multi-media film and video production company based in San Fernando, California. The members of Alas Media are Miguel Duran, Rosa Rubalcava, Elizabeth Rubalcava, Ibarionex Perello and … [Read more...]

VIDEO-PHOTO-VICTOR-MILLAN_300

LATINOPIA CINEMA VICTOR MILLAN “TOUCH OF EVIL”

Victor Millan, who passed away on April 3, 2009, was a pioneering Mexican American actor who graduated from UCLA Theater Arts in 1945.  His early film credits include The Ring (1952), a recurring role … [Read more...]

Joel-Juarez_300

LATINOPIA CINEMA JOEL JUAREZ PELEA DE GALLOS

Joel Juarez is an independent Latino filmmaker who resides in Los Angele. He speaks about the making of and success of his first dramatic short, Pelea de Gallos (The Cockfight). TO PURCHASE A COPY OF … [Read more...]

Victor Millan5_200

VICTOR MILLAN – IN HIS OWN WORDS

Victor Millan is a pioneer Latino actor, born and raised in East Los Angeles, whose early work includes a recurring role as Zahir in the 1950s television series Ramar of the Jungle and who later gave … [Read more...]

Rey Villalobos3_200

REY VILLALOBOS – IN HIS OWN WORDS

Rey Villalobos is an award winning cinematographer and director. As a cinematographer he has filmed such movies as Urban Cowboy, Nine to Five, The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez, A Bronx Tale, American Me … [Read more...]