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  • Tribeca Postponed: What Comes Next?

    Tribeca Postponed: What Comes Next?

    Posted by on March 12, 2020

    Uncertainty reigns over the film world today. From major studios to independent art house theaters, the fallout from the COVID-19 global emergency has prompted cancellations, lay offs, and truncated productions, without a clear path to recovery. New initiatives that adapt to the fast-changing landscape have emerged—VOD distribution and online film festivals—but on an individual level, there are countless creators now in a frightening limbo.  

    By: Carlos Aguilar

     

  • Beyond The Headlines: Delayed Not Diminished

    Beyond The Headlines: Delayed Not Diminished

    Posted by on March 12, 2020

    Latinx Filmmakers Grapple with the Impact of the SXSW Cancellation 

    By: Carlos Aguilar

     

  • Beyond the Headlines: Lin Manuel’s Big Bet is here to Change the Numbers

    Beyond the Headlines: Lin Manuel’s Big Bet is here to Change the Numbers

    Posted by on March 12, 2020

    Historically, representation of the Latinx community has been almost non-existent within the entertainment industry, and looking at the current data today there has been very little progress.

  • Outfest Fusion to present the Inaugural Outfest Fusion Spotlight Award to NALIPster Nancy Mejia!

    Outfest Fusion to present the Inaugural Outfest Fusion Spotlight Award to NALIPster Nancy Mejia!

    Posted by on March 04, 2020

    Image Courtesy of Deadline

    Outfest Fusion 2020: Culture. Film. Music. Story. presented by Comcast NBCUniversal is announcing today Blackhouse Foundation Founding Board Member and Chair Brickson Diamond will be the recipient of the 2020 Fusion Achievement Award for his decades of outstanding contributions to the LGBTQ Arts and Media Visibility.

  • TV has a new kind of heroine: The Latina genius. Here’s why it matters

    TV has a new kind of heroine: The Latina genius. Here’s why it matters

    Posted by on February 26, 2020

    Image Courtesy of Los Angeles Times

    The new year has already given viewers not one but two TV shows featuring Latina leads.

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