Latin Culture in New York

Cinco de Mayo: The Parties, The Chihuahua Races, The Lime Shortages
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Cinco de Mayo: The Parties, The Chihuahua Races, The Lime Shortages

We’ve got your parties, events, drink specials, & more – check out our recommendations for where to celebrate Cuatro de Cinco and Cinco de Mayo…

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Marc Silver & Gael Garcia Bernal Retrace a Migrant’s Journey In ‘Who Is Dayani Cristal?’ Hybrid Doc
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Marc Silver & Gael Garcia Bernal Retrace a Migrant’s Journey In ‘Who Is Dayani Cristal?’ Hybrid Doc

‘Who is Dayani Cristal?’ a hybrid documentary about crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and starring Gael Garcia Bernal opens in theaters on April 25.

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This Glamour Interview With the Producers of ‘Manos Sucias’ Proves We Need More Latino Film Critics
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This Glamour Interview With the Producers of ‘Manos Sucias’ Proves We Need More Latino Film Critics

There’s been a lot of press for the Colombian film ‘Manos Sucias.’ We just wish the stories were more about the movie and less about…

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NYC: Tribeca’s Storyscapes Is a Magical Land of Interactive Exhibits, Social Justice, and Free Booze
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NYC: Tribeca’s Storyscapes Is a Magical Land of Interactive Exhibits, Social Justice, and Free Booze

At Tribeca Film Fest’s Storyscapes slip on some virtual reality goggles, wander around the transmedia exhibits, and enjoy some free drinks through April 26.

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Review: Tribeca Doc ‘Mala Mala’ on Transgender Youth in PR Reminds Us It’s OK To Be Our Freaky Selves
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Review: Tribeca Doc ‘Mala Mala’ on Transgender Youth in PR Reminds Us It’s OK To Be Our Freaky Selves

This year’s Tribeca Film Fest features lots of Latino films including ‘Mala Mala,’ a poignant documentary on transgender and drag youth in Puerto Rico.

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Good Times: Puerto Rican Veteran Luis Collazo is Ready for Amir Khan
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Good Times: Puerto Rican Veteran Luis Collazo is Ready for Amir Khan

If Collazo beats Khan, his belated birthday celebration may last for weeks.

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Tribeca’s Imagination Series Gives Filmmakers an Empty Script and Lets Their Imaginations Run Free
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Tribeca’s Imagination Series Gives Filmmakers an Empty Script and Lets Their Imaginations Run Free

Spanish screenwriter Maite Fernandez Perez’s award-winning short film follows two artists whose street art suddenly comes alive.

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Get a Sneak Peek of Flatiron’s New Cafe El Presidente
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Get a Sneak Peek of Flatiron’s New Cafe El Presidente

The verdict is in, and that verdict is: yum.

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Netflix Taps Mexican Director Gaz Alazraki to Create Spanish-Language Soccer Series
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Netflix Taps Mexican Director Gaz Alazraki to Create Spanish-Language Soccer Series

Netflix is stepping up its game and just greenlit its first Spanish-language original series.

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From Los Caifanes to Roger Rabbit: 3 Tribeca Latin American Directors Talk Influences
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From Los Caifanes to Roger Rabbit: 3 Tribeca Latin American Directors Talk Influences

From ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit?’ to ‘The Yellow Submarine’ these three directors talk about the films that made a lasting impression on them.

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BAFICI Diaries: Film Awards, the Peruvian Coen Brothers & the Closing Night Party We Missed
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BAFICI Diaries: Film Awards, the Peruvian Coen Brothers & the Closing Night Party We Missed

The Buenos Aires Film Festival is over. After spending day after day in a dark cinema watching the best of global indie films, we are…

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Central Park Summerstage Lineup 2014: 50th Anniversary of Fania Records & more!
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Central Park Summerstage Lineup 2014: 50th Anniversary of Fania Records & more!

This years Summerstage lineup will celebrate the 50 years of legendary Fania Records, with shows across the NYC boroughs from June 3 through August 24.…

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This Year, Tribeca’s Latin American Films Focus on Music & Youth
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This Year, Tribeca’s Latin American Films Focus on Music & Youth

In three of this year’s Latin American films playing the Tribeca Film Festival the stories feature youth and the music they love.

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Dancing with America Ferrera at a Drag Ball: Tribeca Celebrates Puerto Rican Documentary “Mala Mala”
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Dancing with America Ferrera at a Drag Ball: Tribeca Celebrates Puerto Rican Documentary “Mala Mala”

All drag balls should be on Monday nights.

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The Life and Freaky Times of Miami-Based Filmmaking Duo Mayer\Leyva
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The Life and Freaky Times of Miami-Based Filmmaking Duo Mayer\Leyva

We caught up with Jillian Mayer and Lucas Leyva, a filmmaking duo making the rounds at all the major film festivals with their quirky short…

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