Announcing the 18th Annual NALIP Latino Media Market Fellows

The National Association of Latino Independent Producers is thrilled to announce our 2022 Latino Media Market Fellows. This year, NALIP was met with a truly exciting group of stories and exceptional filmmakers, all with a goal to push creativity to new heights. We want to thank everyone that applied!

To make the Latino Media Market accessible and allow us to take the market internationally, we will hold this years media market virtually. We would like to thank our platform and partners MeetToMatch for making this possible. 

This year the Latino Media Market is supported by Variety Intelligence Platform, the California Arts Council Statewide Networks Programs & The Los Angeles Times.

Selected fellows submitted projects within the four verticals of:

Low-Budget Feature Films in Development or Pre-production

Documentary Features & Episodic Works-in-Progress

Scripted Episodic for TV/Streaming


Virtual meetings will be held August 10th through August 12th and finalists will be meeting with Studio & Network Executives, Agents, Distributors, Funders, Co-Producers, and Mentors  from across the industry to advance Latine voices in Hollywood.

Meet this year’s selected Latino Media Market Fellows: 


A Thousand Pines - Sebastián Díaz Aguirre & Noam Osband

Acuitzeramo - Miguel Angel Caballero & Luis Antonio Aldana

Adelante - David Anthony Alvarado

Azúcar - Valeria Dominguez & Cynthia Posner Galeana

Barrio Television - Christina Carmela DiPasquale

Blue Veil -  Shireen Alihaji

Chain of Rocks - Chris Renteria

Glasstown - Juan Pablo Arias Muñoz, Gabriela González & Candy Ibarra

I Don't Dream In Spanish Anymore - Missy Hernandez & Miguel Silveira 

Joyride -  Evelyn Martinez & Edwin Alexis Gómez

Karetabla - Carlos Arturo Zerpa & Rosario Carlino

La Burra - Costantino Ciminiello & Mitchell V. Slan 

La Serenata - Adelina Anthony & Ernesto Javier Martínez 

Matininó - Gabriela Arp & Karla Claudio Betancourt 

PRESENTE! - Daniele Wieczorek & Livia Perini 

PTA MOMS : Live and Die - Rafael Aguilo & Neal Thibedeau

Saint Death - Chica Barbosa & Thiago Zanato

The Rise of Elisa Lynch - Maia Nikiphoroff

Untitled Prison Hunger Strike Film - JoeBill Muñoz & Lucas Guilkey

Vejigante - Pedro Silva & Efraín L. Casillas 

Vermilion - Miranda Guzman, Miranda Pacheco & Emil Gallardo

What is Aunt Rosa Up To? - Lorena Lourenço, Jorge Molina & David Sarfati


 The Latino Media Market™ (LMM) NALIP Signature Program created for content creators attending the NALIP Media Summit to further the careers of its fellows and their projects by meeting industry representatives who can provide sound advice on how to foster their project to the next level. On top of creating relationships between filmmakers and executives, NALIP aims to open windows for projects to be commissioned, pre-sold, co-produced, obtain a broadcast license, receive completion funds and/or mentorship.


NALIP is a national membership organization committed to helping Latine content creators with their professional goals. This is a unique place to find Latine emerging talent. We seek to increase the quality and quantity of stories by and about Latine by providing access to professional development, community building, and mentoring. We promote the advancement, development, and funding of Latine film and media arts in all genres. 


To find out more about NALIP’s Latino Media Market, check out https://www.nalip.org/latino_media_market


If you would like to attend the 2022 NALIP Media Summit please visit http://www.nalipmediasummit.com/ and purchase your pass today!