Awarded the Film Festival Leadership Lab Fellowship

The news is out: I'm a 2021 Film Festival Leadership Lab Fellow representing Philadelphia Latino Film Festival! Muchas gracias to the Film Festival Alliance and Full Spectrum Features for this incredible opportunity! Can't wait to learn, collaborate, and dream together. Congratulations to the rest of the cohort members as well! The Film Festival Leadership Lab [...]

10th annual Philadelphia Latino Film Fest in the Philadelphia Inquirer

Check out the 10th annual Philadelphia Latino Film Fest in the Philadelphia Inquirer! 📰 Muchas gracias María Paula Mijares Torres and Jesenia De Moya Correa for the incredible article! "The Philadelphia Latino Film Festival has shaped filmmaker Kristal Sotomayor’s journey in the industry. In 2016, Sotomayor volunteered for the festival during her junior year at [...]

Expanding Sanctuary Rough Cut at the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival

I'm super excited to share some Expanding Sanctuary updates! 🎉 ♦️ The amazing Maria Luisa Santos will be joining the team as editor! ♦️ Catch a rough cut, sneak peak of Expanding Sanctuary during the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival! The film will be available for a virtual community screening for 24 hours on Saturday, June 5th and geoblocked to Philadelphia. [...]

Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival Jury Committee for Best Narrative Short and Best Documentary Short

For the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival, I was on the Jury Committee for Best Narrative Short and Best Documentary Short! This year, through the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival, we also co-presented the screening of the narrative feature Spider Moth Butterfly and I moderated the Q&A with the cast and crew via the PAAFF Facebook Page.