Danny Trejo & Wilmer Valderrama on How Robert Rodriguez Is Leading a Latino Filmmaking Movement

Posted: July 2, 2015 in opera
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Danny Trejo & Wilmer Valderrama on How Robert Rodriguez Is Leading a Latino Filmmaking Movement. – Original ArticleIt’s an essential conversation for 2015, especially now that Hollywood and the major networks have begun aggressively courting the coveted “Latino demographic.” Indeed, since the 2010 census Latinos have become a sort of holy grail for media execs desperate to maintain their market share into the foreseeable future. But don’t be mistaken: our representation on the big and small screens is not a question of moral imperative, but rather a function of our spending power. That’s just how mainstream American media works.

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