CREW+SPECS

NELSON DENIS

Writer/Director

Nelson Denis is a former New York State Assemblyman. He wrote and directed the feature film Vote For Me! which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, and was described by the New York Times as “reminiscent of Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing but with a lighter touch.”

His screenplays have won awards from the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) and New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA). He also wrote the best-selling book War Against All Puerto Ricans. As editorial director of El Diario/La Prensa, the largest Spanish-language newspaper in New York, Denis wrote over 300 editorials and won the “Best Editorial Writing” award from the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

LALO MOLINA

Editor

Lalo Molina has edited at HBO, Univision, FOX Sports, Mundo FOX, Turner TV, Bader TV and HITN (Hispanic Information Television Network), and created web content for Yahoo, Meredith and FIFA. He also taught Avid editing and television studio production at the College of Staten Island, and 16mm film production and digital documentary at The New School.

Most recently he directed, produced and edited Actors of Sound, a feature-length documentary about the craft and history of Foley artists. The film won the “Best Documentary Feature” award at the 2017 Nashville Film Festival.

WIL SANTIAGO

Director of Photography

Wil Santiago is the videographer for Teatro Moderno Puertorriqueño, Festival Aguadillano, Boricuas of the World Talk Show, Plus Size Diva, and has been a portrait and urban landscape photographer since 1986.

He has filmed dozens of social issue PSAs on topics such as the Jones Act and political prisoner Oscar Lopez Rivera, which have received millions of internet views. He also starred in the films Yeyo, El Barrio, Un Grito en la Ciudad, and created the film score for El Barrio.

STEVE BUCINO

Supervising sound editor / Re-recording mixer

Steve Bucino was the lead dialog, ADR, and music engineer for the Nickelodeon productions Dora the Explorer; Go, Diego Go; and Dora And Friends: Into The City. After relocating to Los Angeles, he has been a Supervising Sound Editor for 20th Century Fox shows such as Life In Pieces, Speechless, and Modern Family.

An accomplished re-recording mixer for both television and feature films, he works out of SB Music and Post (his home studio in Burbank), as well as top recording and dubbing facilities across Los Angeles.

TECHNICAL DATA

CREDITS

Writer/Producer/DirectorNelson Denis

Director of PhotographyWil Santiago

EditorLalo Molina

Music ComposerSergio Torres

Supervising Sound EditorSteve Bucino

CAST

RogelioAngel “Chi Chi” Salazar

TatiGloria Zelaya

DianaGissel Romero

LizmariMayada Moussad

Adonis EspadaHerson Cabreras

Chelo RamirezHimself

Mariano DíazHimself

TECHNICAL DATA

Shooting Format: HD 422 (1920 x 1080) at 50 Mbps
Exhibition Format: DCP
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 (USA)
Da Vinci Color
Sound: Available in Dolby 5.1 and Stereo
Running Time: 71 minutes