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Latinx Lens

Sep 5, 2020

Rosa and Cat are reviewing the latest movie releases through their Latinx Lens. 

They discuss BILL AND TED FACE THE MUSIC, Christopher Nolan's TENET, Charlie Kaufman's I'M THINKING OF ENDING THINGS and Disney's MULAN. 

Latinx Lens Recommend Film: 

CYRANO DE BERGERAC (1950) starring the only Latinx actor to win the Oscar...

Aug 22, 2020

In this episode, we highlight Rita Moreno, living legend and ground breaker for the Latinx community. She's one of 16 people to have achieved the prestigious EGOT distinction: Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award winner. 

We discuss her Oscar-winning role Anita in WEST SIDE STORY (1961), THE RITZ (1976) where she reprised...

Aug 13, 2020

In this episode, Rosa and Cat are reviewing three latest releases from streaming and VOD. 

DORA AND THE LOST CITY OF GOLD (2019) is now available on streaming platforms like Hulu and Amazon Prime. 

THE TAX COLLECTOR (2020) is out on VOD and was controversial when the first trailer was released. How did it fare? 


Aug 6, 2020

Rosa and Cat talk about the trailblazing U.S. Latinx director Robert Rodriguez. He's sought to make films his way, from his lens, that have been both universal and groundbreaking for Latinx representation on-screen and behind-the-scenes. 

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Jul 29, 2020

In this episode, Rosa and Cat tackle and discuss 1952's Viva Zapata! starring Marlon Brando and Anthony Quinn. Is it problematic to have a non-Latino actor portray a Mexican revolutionary?

Latinx Lens reviews two newly released documentaries, Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado and Inmate #1: The Rise...