Voces of Documentary Film Roundtable

On November 11th, twelve Latinas and Latinos involved in documentary film will talk about Latino representation in the industry, the obstacles they have been facing and their upcoming projects. It's also an excellent opportunity to do networking.

An event of the Voces Oral History Project at UT Austin's School of Journalism, Moody College of Communication.


Richard Ray Perez
Los Angeles, director of the Sundance Institute's Creative Partnerships of the Documentary Film Program and director/writer for "Cesar’s Last Fast" (2014).
Carrie Lozano
Berkeley, producer of "The Weather Underground" (2002) and director of the International Documentary Association's (IDA) Enterprise Documentary Fund.
Ben DeJesus
New York, director of John Leguizamo's "Latin History for Morons" (2018) and of "Bazooka: The Battles of Wilfredo Gomez" (2003). 

Mario Diaz
Los Angeles, director of ESPN's "Brothers in Exile" (2014) and executive producer of BET's "Death Row Chronicles" (2018).
Cristina Ibarra
Los Angeles, director of PBS' Las Marthas (2014) and "Dirty Laundry: A Homemade Telenovela" (2001).
Hector Galán
Austin, producer of PBS' "Chicano!: History of the Mexican-American Civil Rights Movement" (1996) and "Children of Giant" (2015).
Wendy Llinas
Washington D.C., associate director of PBS' Programming and Development and associate producer of "Beyond Brown: Pursuing the Promise" (2004).
Jesús Salvador Treviño
Los Angeles, director of "Visions of Aztlán" (2010), "I am Chicano" (1972) and HBO's "Lifestories: Families in Crisis" (1994). Also Prison Break, Law and Order, Bones and Criminal Minds.
Sandie Viquez Pedlow
Houston, executive director of Latino Public Broadcasting, and executive producer of "No más bebés" (2015) and "Latino Americans" (2013).

Ray Telles
Oakland, producer of "The Fight in the Fields" (1997), "The Storm that Swept Mexico" (2010) and National Geographic's "Border Wars" (2010).

Bernardo Ruiz
New York, director/ writer of PBS' "American Experience: Roberto Clemente" (2008) and "Kingdom of Shadows" (2015).
Alan Dominguez
Denver, director of "BorderBall" (2015) and "The Holes in the Door" (2007).
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Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Belo Center for New Media, BMC 2.106 300 W Dean Keeton St, Austin, TX 78712

Event Type

Arts & Humanities, Diversity & Social Justice


Moody College of Communication

Target Audience

Students, Faculty, Alumni, General Public







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