Michael Peña: “Respect the Ñ”

Michael Peña, star of the Diego Luna’s biopic “Cesar Chavez,” is really annoyed that news outlets have been publishing his name without the ñ. How can anyone blame him? There’s a huge difference between PEN-A and PEN-YAH. The actor, who plays labor leader César Chávez in the upcoming movie César Chávez, made this awesome video about the […]

S.D. Latino Film Festival’s Top 3 Music Docs

The San Diego Latino Film Festival (SDLFF) in now in its remarkable 21st year, and is returning with the third installment of Documania!, showcasing the best in non-fiction films by some of today’s brightest Latino filmmakers. Local musicians can earn points for themselves by watching enriching music documentaries and get in on the networking action […]

The Trinity of Raptivism

I’m pretty sure Afrika Bambaataa, KRS-One and Chuck D are smiling over their sons of the new school: Immortal Technique, Bambu and Odessa Kane. Together, these three MCs from three different cities united for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda at WorldBeat Center on Sunday. The concert was a grassroots relief effort, with 100 percent of […]