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Los documentales aumentan en el 30.° Festival de Cine Latino de Chicago Los documentales aumentan en el 30.° Festival de Cine Latino de Chicago Film Apr 11th Doreyde Vázquez Poster promocional de la 30.a edición del Festival de Cine Latino de Chicago. CHICAGO — Animación, comedia, documental y drama son sólo algunas de las categorías que se presentarán en la 30.ª edición del Festival de Cine......Read More
La Estrella Film Festival promotes borderland student films La Estrella Film Festival promotes borderland student films Film Dec 12th April Lopez A committee of UTEP faculty and students and the Future Leaders in Public Relations organization produced La Estrella Film Festival. (April Lopez/Borderzine.com) EL PASO – Aspiring filmmakers from across the border region participated......Read More
‘Smuggled’ – film depicts the torture and terror suffered by immigrants crossing illegally into the U.S. ‘Smuggled’ – film depicts the torture and terror suffered by immigrants crossing illegally into the U.S. Film Oct 24th Natassia Bonyanpour Ramon Hamilton, director of Smuggled, answers questions about the production of his movie. (Natassia Bonyanpour/Borderzine.com) EL PASO – With a rosary dangling from her wrist and bible in hand, a mother and her 10-year-old son sit......Read More
Film festival gives students a greater audience for their work Film festival gives students a greater audience for their work Film May 14th Alejandro Alba Lisa Elliott, assistant professor at EPCC, and Bobby Gutierrez, senior lecturer at UTEP, present student work at the third annual Student Film Festival. (Alejandro Alba/Borderzine.com) EL PASO – Film students from the University......Read More
Estudian las comunidades judías, musulmanas y cristianas de la Edad Media en Andalucía Estudian las comunidades judías, musulmanas y cristianas de la Edad Media en Andalucía Film Apr 19th Gustavo Aguirre El documental, Andalucía: Fusión de tres culturas, ha sido producido enteramente por estudiantes de UTEP. (Foto cortesía de Selfa Chew) EL PASO – Un grupo de 29 estudiantes y tres instructores de la Universidad de Texas en El......Read More
Charlie Minn’s new documentary, The New Juarez, shows less violence in city leaning toward normalcy Charlie Minn's new documentary, <em>The New Juarez</em>, shows less violence in city leaning toward normalcy Featured Oct 4th Luis Hernandez Charlie Minn presenting The New Juarez at the University of Texas at El Paso. (Luis Hernandez/Borderzine.com) EL PASO – A dwindling murder rate after years of bloodshed in a devastating drug war the city of Juarez never asked for......Read More
The Classic Film Festival to welcome Al Pacino at El Paso’s historic Plaza Theatre The Classic Film Festival to welcome Al Pacino at El Paso’s historic Plaza Theatre Art Jul 27th Ken Hudnall The Plaza Theatre reopened as the Plaza Theatre Performing Arts Center on March 17, 2006. (Oscar Garza/Borderzine.com) EL PASO – Nostalgia is a wonderful thing when you are well along in life. The memories of youth many times built......Read More
Hispanic actor loves living a double life – His own and the one he portrays on stage Hispanic actor loves living a double life – His own and the one he portrays on stage Featured Mar 15th Jorge Castanon “I grew up with a family that had dreams of their own" said Nino. (Jorge Castanon/Borderzine.com) EL PASO  – Ivan Niño may be able to portray someone else every day in the career path he has chosen, but at the end of the......Read More
8 Murders a Day – The poor pay the price in the killing streets of Juárez 8 Murders a Day – The poor pay the price in the killing streets of Juárez Featured Mar 17th Elisa Holguin EL PASO – The drug related violence in Juárez that has killed some 7,000 persons since 2008 is a war against people, not a war against drugs, as reported in a new documentary film. “This is the greatest human rights disaster......Read More
The Miner Movie Makers 8 Murders a Day – The poor pay the price in the killing streets of Juárez Film Feb 24th Michael Huante EL PASO — At the beginning of the school year in the fall semester of 2009, Bobby Gutierrez had an ambitious group of students in his Intro to Video class. Among those students were Stephanie Soto, Joel Gannon, and myself, Michael......Read More