Movie Review: Landfall

Hurricane María was, and is, such a traumatic experience for so many Puerto Ricans that no…

Movie Review: The Way I See It

By Alejandro A. Riera Journalism is the first draft of history and Pete Souza was on…

The 36th Chicago Latino Film Festival, Sept. 18-27, Announces Programming for Its Virtual Edition

The International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago announced this month that the 36th Chicago Latino Film Festival will now take…

Streaming Review: (The August Virgin/La virgen de agosto)

Eva is at a turning point in her life. About to turn 33, she has quit…

Streaming Review: The One and Only Ivan

The One and Only Ivan is a rara avis for the Walt Disney Studios: a family…

Streaming Review: La Llorona

By Alejandro A. Riera Horror takes many forms in director-writer Jayro Bustamante’s eerie, chilling and masterful…

Streaming Review: Days of the Whale (Los días de la ballena)

Less is more in Catalina Arroyave Restrepo’s feature debut Days of the Whale (Los días de la ballena)…

Streaming Review: Mucho, Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado

By Alejandro A. Riera Walter Mercado related memory Number One: A year after my paternal grandfather…

Streaming Review: Irresistible

How can satire be heard in a society as divided along ideological, cultural and even racial…