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Watch the Peruvian ‘Amores Perros’ and an Homage to Documentarian Roberto Guerra This Week in NYC

Watch the Peruvian 'Amores Perros' and an Homage to Documentarian Roberto Guerra This Week in NYC

The New York Peruvian Film Showcase presents four days of free screenings in Manhattan. Here…

10 Reasons Why Latinos and Filipinos Are Primos

10 Reasons Why Latinos and Filipinos Are Primos

From history, to language, to food, Filipinos are much closer to Latinos than you might…

Cuban Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: Kiki Alvarez on Directing an Improvised Film With Three Female Leads

Cuban Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: Kiki Alvarez on Directing an Improvised Film With Three Female Leads

Right off the heels of Venecia’s world premiere, we caught up with Kiki Alvarez to…

Urbanidades: An Essay of Urban Photo-Anxiety

New Century Artists Gallery Presents Urbanidades: An Essay of Urban Photo-Anxiety

Chelsea’s New Century Artists Gallery, in collaboration with CortoCircuito LLC presents Urbanidades: An Essay of…

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Watch the Peruvian ‘Amores Perros’ and an Homage to Documentarian Roberto Guerra This Week in NYC
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Watch the Peruvian ‘Amores Perros’ and an Homage to Documentarian Roberto Guerra This Week in NYC

The New York Peruvian Film Showcase presents four days of free screenings in Manhattan. Here are our top picks of what not to miss!

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Cuban Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: Kiki Alvarez on Directing an Improvised Film With Three Female Leads
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Cuban Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: Kiki Alvarez on Directing an Improvised Film With Three Female Leads

Right off the heels of Venecia’s world premiere, we caught up with Kiki Alvarez to talk about the “new” Cuba and what it was like…

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Netflixeando: 15 Mexican Films You Should Stream on Netflix
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Netflixeando: 15 Mexican Films You Should Stream on Netflix

Since Mexican Independence Day is upon us, this is a special list of our favorite Mexican movies on Netflix.

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Five Collections That Killed It This NYFW
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Five Collections That Killed It This NYFW

Now more than ever, people of color are participating, sitting front row and/or killing the game at NYFW.

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TRAILER: What Happens When a Cranky Old Painter Goes Blind? A Puerto Rican Comedy
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TRAILER: What Happens When a Cranky Old Painter Goes Blind? A Puerto Rican Comedy

Alex Santiago Pérez’s feature film debut, ‘Las vacas con gafas’ (Cows Wearing Glasses) centers on a lonely, eccentric painter whose life is about to change…

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NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week
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NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week

Remezcla’s weekly guide to the can’t miss Latin art openings in your city. Your one stop shop for some culture and a free wine buzz.…

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Ten Ways to Pre-Game For Mexican Independence Day
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Ten Ways to Pre-Game For Mexican Independence Day

Puro. Pinche. Pari.

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How Do Visual Artists Survive and Thrive in Cuba? ‘Alumbrones’ Documentary Shows Us How
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How Do Visual Artists Survive and Thrive in Cuba? ‘Alumbrones’ Documentary Shows Us How

We talked to the director, Bruce Donnelly, about shooting in Cuba and documenting the lives of artists who sometimes can’t even find paint or a…

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#TBT: From ‘CHiPs’ to ‘Dos Mujeres, Un Camino,’ A Look Back at Erik Estrada’s Career
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#TBT: From ‘CHiPs’ to ‘Dos Mujeres, Un Camino,’ A Look Back at Erik Estrada’s Career

In the 90s, Erik Estrada’s career was in decline but he saw an opportunity. Even though he barely spoke Spanish, Estrada made the jump to…

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NYC: Kion Ceviche Bar Opens in Williamsburg Tomorrow
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NYC: Kion Ceviche Bar Opens in Williamsburg Tomorrow

Hopefully this is a sign of more Peruvian restaurants to come in Northern Brooklyn.

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Michael Peña to Play Erik Estrada’s Role in Movie Version of ‘CHiPs’
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Michael Peña to Play Erik Estrada’s Role in Movie Version of ‘CHiPs’

Remember the TV show ‘CHiPs’? Well, it’s going to be made into a movie starring none other than Michael Peña. Gen Xers are gonna be…

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60 Latino Movies You Can See In NYC Theaters This September
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60 Latino Movies You Can See In NYC Theaters This September

There is a Latin film explosion in the making, whose reverberations will be felt all month long across New York City.

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TRAILER: Maria Montez, the D.R.’s Very First Hollywood Star, Is Getting a Biopic
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TRAILER: Maria Montez, the D.R.’s Very First Hollywood Star, Is Getting a Biopic

Dominican actress Maria Montez gained fame in the 1940s while starring in more than 20 Hollywood films. The movie about her life is coming soon.…

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VIDEO: René Perez Gives a Touching Tribute to Cerati at Calle 13’s Sold Out NYC Show Last Weekend
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VIDEO: René Perez Gives a Touching Tribute to Cerati at Calle 13’s Sold Out NYC Show Last Weekend

We’re sure Cerati heard it with a smile, wherever he is.

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From Feminists to the Mayan Apocalypse: 5 Must See Central American Movies at Icaro New York
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From Feminists to the Mayan Apocalypse: 5 Must See Central American Movies at Icaro New York

When was the last time you watched a Central American film? Icaro in New York presents 4 days of free screenings!

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