The Lost Reels of ...

Directed by Gregorio Rocha. (2003, 49 min.) Intrigued by the legendary Mexican military leader Pancho Villa’s little-known relationship with Hollywood, filmmaker and sleuth Gregorio Rocha goes on a search for lost footage that Villa commissioned from the American...
Posted On 15 Mar 2006

No Turning Back

Directed by, written by, and starring Jesus Nebot; with Lindsay Price, Chelsea Rendon, Vernee Watson-Johnson, Susan Haskell. (2001, 99 min., rated R for language) After losing his pregnant wife and home during a catastrophic hurricane, Pablo (Jesus Nebot), a...
Posted On 15 Mar 2006

Ozark Foothills ...

BATESVILLE, HEBER SPRINGS, LITTLE ROCK — This year’s the Ozark Foothills FilmFest festival celebrates it’s 5th Anniversary with cinema, art, and music of Mexico with an incredible selection of films ranging from the long unavailable documentary RIVERA, OROZCO,...
Posted On 15 Mar 2006

Morristown – ...

Produced by Anne Lewis. (in-progress, 60 min.) Working-class people in Mexico and eastern Tennessee are caught in the throes of massive economic change, which challenges their assumptions about work, family, nation, and community. The film chronicles nearly a decade of...
Posted On 15 Mar 2006

A Silent Love

Directed by Federico Hidalgo; with Vanessa Bauche, Noel Burton, Susana Salazar. (2003, 100 min., Bilingual with English subtitles). Norman, a quiet, middle-aged college teacher from Montreal, embarks on the adventure of his life when he goes to Mexico to propose …
Posted On 15 Mar 2006

UALR Hispanic Law ...

LITTLE ROCK, AR — On Thursday, February 9th the Hispanic Law Students Association at UALR Bowen School of Law provided a lunch and panel discussion on a hot topic in Congress right now — immigration reform. The panelists covered current …
Posted On 22 Feb 2006

The Bandits from Río ...

After decades and decades of waiting, literary genius Manuel Payno’s Bandits from Rio Frio (Los Bandidos de Río Frío) has now been made available to the English speaking public for the first time ever in a translation that captures all …
Posted On 14 Feb 2006

Maria Elena De Avila ...

LITTLE ROCK, AR – On December 2nd Maria Elena De Avila’s art exhibition show opened at Oval Gallery. A spectacular ethnic and religious art show of metal and wood crosses and modern icons is available for viewing to the public …
Posted On 15 Dec 2005

McDonald’s owner ...

OAK BROOK, IL — McDonald’s Owner and Operator Richard Castro of El Paso, TX, has been named 2005 Hispanic Business Man of the Year by the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, USHCC at its recent Convention and Expo in Milwaukee, …
Posted On 26 Sep 2005

The White House ...

WASHINGTON, DC — The Colombian musicians Mauricio & Palodeagua and Fonseca were be part of the listing of guests to celebrate the Independence of Colombia, at the White House on Wednesday, July 20. The event, named appropriately, “Haciendo Patria” (“Building...
Posted On 15 Jul 2005