Héctor Babenco

Director / Producer / Writer (Brazil)

KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN

PIXOTE

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Patricia Cardoso

Director (Colombia)

REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES

LIES IN PLAIN SIGHT

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Alfonso Cuarón

Director (Mexico)

Y TU MAMA TAMBIEN

GRAVITY

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Paz Alicia Garciadiego

Screenwriter (Mexico)

DEEP CRIMSON

THE BEGINNING AND THE END

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Alejandro G. Iñárritu

Director / Producer / Writer (Mexico)

AMORES PERROS

THE REVENANT

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Lucrecia Martel

Director / Writer / Producer (Argentina)

LA CIENAGA

THE HOLY GIRL

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Gregory Nava

Director / Writer (USA)

EL NORTE

SELENA

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Bertha Navarro

Producer (Mexico)

PAN'S LABYRINTH

SUCH IS LIFE IN THE TROPICS

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María Novaro

Director / Screenwriter (Mexico)

DANZON

THE GOOD HERBS

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Edward James Olmos

Actor / Producer / Director (USA)

STAND AND DELIVER

THE BALLAD OF GREGORIO CORTEZ

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Arturo Ripstein

Director / Writer & Screenwriter (Mexico)

DEEP CRIMSON

THE REALM OF FORTUNE

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Nelson Pereira dos Santos

Director (Brazil)

HOW TASTY WAS MY LITTLE FRENCHMAN

BARREN LIVES

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Luis Valdez

Director / Actor / Writer (USA)

ZOOT SUIT

LA BAMBA

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The Academy Oral History Projects department has conducted an additional 19 interviews with Latin American and Latino/a and Chicano/a filmmakers from Brazil, Cuba, Mexico, the US and Colombia

SUZANA AMARAL

Director (Brazil)

A HORA DA ESTRELA

UMA VIDA EM SEGREDO

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Alfonso Arau

Director/Actor (Mexico)

Like Water for Chocolate

A Walk in the Clouds

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Daisy Granados

Actor (Cuba)

MEMORIES OF UNDERDEVELOPMENT

RETRATO DE TERESA

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EFRAÍN GUTIÉRREZ

Director / Producer (USA)

PLEASE DON'T BURY ME ALIVE!

RUN, TACATO, RUN

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Fernanda Montenegro

Actor (Brazil)

CENTRAL STATION

LOVE IN THE TIME OF CHOLERA

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Yolanda “Tongolele” Montes

Dancer /Actor (Mexico)

Han Matado a Tongolele!

El Rey del Barrio

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Lourdes Portillo

Documentarian (USA)

LAS MADRES: THE MOTHERS OF PLAZA DEL MAYO

THE DEVIL NEVER SLEEPS

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NELSON RODRÍGUEZ

Editor (Cuba)

Memories of Underdevelopment

Danzón

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IGNACIO LÓPEZ TARSO

Actor (Mexico)

MARCARIO

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