Posts Tagged ‘Alejandro González Iñárritu’

Guillermo del Toro Announces Scholarship for Aspiring Mexican Filmmakers

Guillermo del Toro Announces Scholarship for Aspiring Mexican Filmmakers

Guillermo del Toro is ready to help the next generation of Mexican filmmakers… The 53-year-old Mexican writer-director, who won two Oscars earlier this month, has returned to his hometown of Guadalajara with some news. After his...

Mar 11, 18 • EducationNo Comments »
Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for

Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for “The Shape of Water”

It’s turned out to be a monster night for Guillermo del Toro… The 53-year-old Mexican filmmaker had a nearly perfect night, picking up his first-ever Academy Awards for his romantic fantasy drama The Shape of Water. del Toro, who co-wrote,...

Mar 5, 18 • Awards1 Comment »
Prieto to Make Feature Directorial Debut with the Revenge Thriller

Prieto to Make Feature Directorial Debut with the Revenge Thriller “Bastard”

Rodrigo Prieto is stepping into the director’s chair… The 51-year-old Mexican cinematographer, who has worked on films such as Martin Scorcese’s Silence and Ang Lee’s Brokeback Mountain, will make his directorial debut with the revenge...

Mar 26, 17 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Rodriguez to Sit Down with Barbra Streisand at the Tribeca Film Festival

Rodriguez to Sit Down with Barbra Streisand at the Tribeca Film Festival

Robert Rodriguez is ready to babble on with Babs… The 48-year-old Mexican American filmmaker will partner with Barbra Streisand for a special talk at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. Streisand, an icon in multiple entertainment fields, will...

Mar 21, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Gonzalez Inarritu Developing Virtual Reality Short About Immigrants Crossing the U.S./Mexico Border

Gonzalez Inarritu Developing Virtual Reality Short About Immigrants Crossing the U.S./Mexico Border

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu is planning to shed some light on immigrant experience… The two-time Mexican Oscar-winning director is working on a virtual reality short, one that he’s been developing for four years. The short is being produced...

Sep 29, 16 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Isaac Earns First Acting Critics’ Choice Awards Nomination

Isaac Earns First Acting Critics’ Choice Awards Nomination

Oscar Isaac is getting a heroes reception… The 36-year-old Guatemalan and Cuban American actor is among the Latino talents earning a Critics’ Choice Awards nomination. Isaac earned his nod in the Actor in a Movie Made for Television or Limited...

Dec 13, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Sanchez Earns Two World Soundtrack Awards for Composing the Music for

Sanchez Earns Two World Soundtrack Awards for Composing the Music for “Birdman”

Antonio Sanchez is flying high… The 43-year-old Mexican jazz drummer and composer took home two awards on Saturday at the 15th World Soundtrack Awards which served as the finale to the 42nd Film Fest Ghent in Belgium. Sanchez, a Critics Choice...

Oct 25, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gonzalez Iñárritu to Lead Panel Discussion at Produced By: New York Conference

Gonzalez Iñárritu to Lead Panel Discussion at Produced By: New York Conference

Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu will school people on his process and latest project… The 52-year-old Oscar-winning Mexican filmmaker will be the featured speaker at the second Produced By: New York conference later this month. The headlining panel,...

Oct 13, 15 • EducationNo Comments »
Sanchez Earns World Soundtrack Awards Nomination for

Sanchez Earns World Soundtrack Awards Nomination for “Birdman”

He’s already the Critics’ Choice… But Antonio Sanchez may soon be the expert’s choice… The 43-year-old Mexican jazz drummer has been recognized by the World Soundtrack Academy with a nomination for this year’s World Soundtrack Awards....

Aug 19, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
LACMA to Honor González Iñárritu at This Year's Art + Film Gala

LACMA to Honor González Iñárritu at This Year’s Art + Film Gala

Alejandro González Iñárritu is being feted for his “daring and nimble vision”… The 51-year-old Oscar-winning Mexican filmmaker will be honored alongside light and space artist James Turrell at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s fifth...

Jul 17, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »