Member News 1/14/21

Posted by on January 15, 2021

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Fernando Frias Brings Fresh Perspective To The Immigration Narrative With ‘I’m No Longer Here’ – Contenders International


In "I’m No Longer Here" (Ya no estoy aquí), filmmaker and NALIPster Fernando Frias puts the spotlight on Kolombia counterculture in the region of Northern Mexico. Following the story of 17-year-old Ulises (played by breakout Juan Daniel Garcia Treviño), the film, Mexico’s submission in the International Feature Oscar race, uses his journey to present a different kind of immigrant narrative. Read more here.

ICM Partners Signs ‘Dora The Explorer’, ‘Santiago Of The Seas’ Duo Valerie Walsh Valdes & Leslie Valdes

Courtesy of Deadline

 ICM Partners has signed Valerie Walsh Valdes and Leslie Valdes and will represent the couple, who co-created and executive produce Nick Jr.’s  "Santiago of the Seas", in all areas.

Valerie is most known for co-creating and executive producing Nickelodeon’s iconic children series "Dora The Explorer" while Leslie started his television professional career as a staff writer at this same series and later became the head writer and producer of Disney Junior’s  "The Mickey Mouse Clubhouse". 

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