Enter for a Chance to Attend the Premiere of Cesar’s Last Fast!

ATTENTION NEW YORK AND LOS ANGELES-BASED ALMA FANS!       The NCLR ALMA Awards is giving three (3) lucky New Yorkers and three (3) lucky Angelenos two (2) tickets each to the premiere of the upcoming documentary, Cesar’s Last Fast! One Grand Prize Winner...
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Don’t Miss Your Chance to Win Tickets to the LA Premiere of Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle!

ATTENTION LOS ANGELES-BASED ALMA FANS!       The NCLR ALMA Awards is giving three (3) lucky winners two (2) tickets to the Los Angeles Premiere of the upcoming documentary, Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle, on April 28! The Grand Prize Winner will also receive an...
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Make the Chávez Movie a Box Office Hit this Weekend!

Cesar Chávez: History Is Made One Step At A Time                    
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Join Us for an Evening with ALMA Winner Rita Moreno

  ATTENTION LOS ANGELES-BASED ALMA FANS!   The National Council of La Raza is hosting "A Conversation with Rita Moreno,” on March 13, 2014 at The GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles!   Rita is the only Hispanic, and the first entertainer to have collectively...
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Luis Avalos: Farewell to A Talent, Mentor and Best Friend

  In Memoriam   September 2, 1946 – January 22, 2014   On Wednesday, January 22, 2014,  Luis Avalos, a most beloved actor/director passed away of a heart failure at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Burbank, CA surrounded by friends and...
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Amidst Celebration, a Reminder of the Long Road Ahead

  The 2013 American Music Awards, hosted by past ALMA winner and performer Pitbull this past weekend, was undoubtedly a special night enriched with Latin flavor.  The 41st annual ceremony included a tribute performance by past ALMA honoree, Jennifer Lopez, to the Queen...
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Pitbull to host the 2013 American Music Awards!

  By Jessica Mayorga   We've been researching this over at the NCLR ALMA Awards headquarters, and based on our findings it appears that this Sunday Pitbull will make history as the first Latino host of the American Music Awards!  He will certainly also be the...
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Calling All Independent Writers, Directors and Producers!

  By Chantal Portillo   NUVOtv is accepting submissions for its first independent film showcase, Nu Point of View: The Emerging Latino Filmmakers.   The first English language network for today’s modern Latinos is embarking on a search for the next group of...
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The Graduates/Los Graduados

by Bernardo Ruiz, Director and Executive Producer   Many of us have heard the statement that Latinos are the youngest and fastest growing group of Americans. Yet all too often, this community is misrepresented—if represented at all. And rarely do we get to hear from...
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Made in L.A.: A Tale of Courageous Latina Workers

  By Patricia Foxen, Deputy Director of Research for the National Council of La Raza     A few years ago I had the privilege of meeting Almudena Carracedo, the director and co-producer of the documentary Made in L.A., at a conference on low-wage women workers. Her...
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