Latin Culture in New York

Groupie Alert! For $150 You Can Hang Out With Diego Luna in Los Angeles
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Groupie Alert! For $150 You Can Hang Out With Diego Luna in Los Angeles

Diego Luna and Gael Garcia Bernal recently launched a kickstarter campaign to help bring their Ambulante Film Fest to Los Angeles and the rewards are…

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The Latinbeat Trailer Spills Cinema’s Best Kept Secret: Latin American Filmmakers Are Killing It Right Now
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The Latinbeat Trailer Spills Cinema’s Best Kept Secret: Latin American Filmmakers Are Killing It Right Now

This July in NYC, Latinbeat is bringing the year’s best Latin American films to Lincoln Center. From movies about a Mexican garage band to heavy…

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NYC: Three Hidden Gems Where You Can Get Paletas This Summer
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NYC: Three Hidden Gems Where You Can Get Paletas This Summer

We’ve got the intel on the best frozen treat spots.

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¡Oi! Latino Punk Fest Lineup– Sin Pudor, Generacion Suicida, and More
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¡Oi! Latino Punk Fest Lineup– Sin Pudor, Generacion Suicida, and More

Raw, anti-capitalist, immigrant, and so much more.

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Jackie Cruz of ‘Orange is the New Black’ on Songwriting, Surviving a Car Crash & Hollywood Stereotypes
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Jackie Cruz of ‘Orange is the New Black’ on Songwriting, Surviving a Car Crash & Hollywood Stereotypes

Dominican-American Jackie Cruz shares about her music and personal life including the moment when, at seven years old, she decided to become an actress.

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Poetic and Ethereal, Petra Costa’s Documentary ‘Elena’ Delicately Punches You Right in the Gut
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Poetic and Ethereal, Petra Costa’s Documentary ‘Elena’ Delicately Punches You Right in the Gut

We talked to Petra Costa about her documentary ‘Elena’ and the creative process behind making such a deeply personal film.

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Meet Alessandra Zeka, Director of ‘A Quiet Inquisition’ Doc on Abortion Rights in Nicaragua
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Meet Alessandra Zeka, Director of ‘A Quiet Inquisition’ Doc on Abortion Rights in Nicaragua

Alessandra Zeka filmed the medical practice of a doctor who provides abortions in Nicaragua despite a nationwide ban.

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American Fútbol: Two Gringos Filmed Their Trip Through the Americas En Route to the World Cup
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American Fútbol: Two Gringos Filmed Their Trip Through the Americas En Route to the World Cup

While traveling through Central & South America en route to Brazil for the World Cup, two friends and journalists are making a documentary about futbol…

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Meet the Women Who Are Bringing Gael and Diego’s Ambulante Film Fest to the U.S.
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Meet the Women Who Are Bringing Gael and Diego’s Ambulante Film Fest to the U.S.

The team behind Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna’s Ambulante Film Festival need your support on kickstarter to bring the fest to the States.

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The 25 Best Latino Movies About Soccer
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The 25 Best Latino Movies About Soccer

In case watching multiple World Cup games a day isn’t enough to feed your futbol frenzy, here are 25 Latino Soccer Movies to watch during…

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Meet Gastón Duprat, Director of ‘Living Stars,’ a Real Life All Ages Buenos Aires Dance Party
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Meet Gastón Duprat, Director of ‘Living Stars,’ a Real Life All Ages Buenos Aires Dance Party

We got to sit down with Gastón Duprat, director of the Argentine film ‘Living Stars’ ahead of its New York premiere.

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Amat Escalante, Director of ‘Heli’ on How Living on Both Sides of the Border Informs His Filmmaking
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Amat Escalante, Director of ‘Heli’ on How Living on Both Sides of the Border Informs His Filmmaking

Growing up in Mexico with an American mom and a Mexican dad gives award-winning director Amat Escalante a unique perspective on the drug war.

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NYC: Best Latino Options For Where to Watch the World Cup 2014
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NYC: Best Latino Options For Where to Watch the World Cup 2014

The most comprehensive list of Latino viewing options for all your World Cup 2014 needs!

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This Year’s Latinbeat Brings Us Films About Mexican Garage Bands and Andean Heavy Metal
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This Year’s Latinbeat Brings Us Films About Mexican Garage Bands and Andean Heavy Metal

Latinbeat is back in NYC this July. Check out their full lineup of Latin American films.

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Jose Marquez On the Challenges of Making ‘ISA’ a Latino SciFi Film About an Undocumented Teenager
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Jose Marquez On the Challenges of Making ‘ISA’ a Latino SciFi Film About an Undocumented Teenager

Jose Marquez’s coming of age scifi thriller about an undocumented teenager in Los Angeles premieres this week on Syfy.

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