"From a young age, I knew that
storytelling had the power to protect
my family." - Rosa Navarrete
A few of my favorite things:
The Art of Being Brown
Written & Directed by Rosa Navarrete & Sami Cubias
DP: Lucía Sanchez/Lux Nueve
Actors: Sami Cubias, Rosa Navarrete, and Alex Bonte
Featured at the Immigration Symposium for UC Berkeley's Undocunation movement (2013)
Matriarchy Short Film
Written: Patricia Zamorano
Directed by Rosa Navarrete & Patricia Zamorano
DP: Rosa Navarrete
Actors: Lauren Ballesteros, Sujey Gonzalez, Maia "Vik" Villa, Jasmin Iraheta, Maria G. Gonzalez, Miguel Roura, Dante Dylan Gonzalez, Scarlett Kiley Renee Muguia
Mural artwork: Nani Chacon IG: @nanibahchacon
Featured at The Schwules Museum in Berlin, Germany curated by Vera Hofmann (2018), Avenue 50 Art Gallery curated by Karineh Mahdessian (2019), Mujeres Con Faldas de Serpientes y Talones de Aguila curated by Dr. Martina Ayala (2020), CINEARTE Film Festival curated by Karla Legaspy (2018), and more.
Ellay Series completed their pilot filming this past October! We are moving towards post-production. Follow us IG/Twitter @ellayseries. (2020)
Polishing three original scripts NINA (a one-hour Sci-Fi Latinx TV script) and BROWN GIRLS (a 30-minute odd couple + college buddy show two Latina protagonists), and an untitled project.
Rio Grande Anthology by Josie Nerrico. Directed by Roberta Martinez. Release date TBA (2020).