Member News 11/03/2022

Posted by on November 30, 2022

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Latino Culture is American Culture. A New Generation is Proving it

Courtesy of L.A. Times


Jairo Alvarado, co-founder of Redefine Entertainment, sat down in a roundtable with two other cultural leaders to have a conversation about the progress in the industry and Latine creator identity. Alvarado touches on perception value as a reason that there hasn't always been a variety of Latine actors. He also notes that Latine executives have changed over the years by helping more people in the community.

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‘Ro & the Stardust to Screen’ at the 25th Annual Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival

Courtesy of “Ro & the Stardust”

Eunice Levis’ “Ro & the Stardust” is an Oscar qualifying film that is set to screen on November 5th at the Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival. The film also won for Best Narrative Short! Link to the festival is here. Visit @ro_stardust on instagram for more information!

Official Selection 2022 Rockaway Film Festival: ROCKAWAY WILD LIFE

Courtesy of Rockaway Film Festival

Aldo Romero recently edited the short film “Rockaway Life.” The short will be screened for free at the Local Filmmakers’ Night in Queens, New York on Sunday, November 13th. Tickets are available for free here

Ross Romero Speaks at Utah Business Summit

Courtesy of Salt Lake Chamber

Ross Romero of Inclusion Strategies spoke at Salt Lake Chamber’s business summit. He spoke with Brian Epperson on inclusion for branding, messaging, and marketing.  

Writing a Feature 

Courtesy of CNN

Screenwriter and director Jackie Perez is writing a new feature film. Follow her writing journey via twitter at @jackierageperez. She shares some advice on how to get out of a creative funk and the real life rollercoaster when it comes to writing. 


CBS Developing Comedy Series ‘Talk Nerdy To Me’ From Dana Schwartz, Dan Hernandez & Benji Samit


Courtesy of Deadline


Writer and podcaster Dana Schwartz is in early development for her single-camera comedy series, Talk Nerdy To Me. The project is produced by legendary duo Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit who first worked on Pokémon Detective Pikachu released in 2019.



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