Keep posted on the latest in Latino Film & Video- SIGN UP for the SubCine newsletter:
Email:

Cristina Ibarra

Cristina Ibarra is a New York based filmmaker with roots along the US/Mexico border. Latino Public Broadcasting, Paul Robeson Fund, and New York State Council for the Arts have all funded her work. She is a Rockefeller Fellow, a CPB/PBS Producer’s Academy Fellow and a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow. Her new script, Love & Monster Trucks, was selected for a staged reading by the Latino Producers’ Academy and UCLA’s Professional Screenwriting Program. It is about two high school fiends cruising the intricate social landscape that shapes the U.S.-Mexico border in a narrative blending comics, drama and fantasy.

She is a founding member of "Fulana", an award-winning interdisciplinary Latina collaborative, where she directed two satirical shorts Latino Plastic Cover and Lupe & JuanDi From the Block. Her award-winning directorial debut, Dirty Laundry: A Homemade Telenovela is currently airing on ColorVision, a new national PBS series. Her shorter pieces have shown in galleries, museums and film festivals across the United States. She is producing an hour-long documentary, The Last Conquistador, for the Public Broadcasting System about a world-famous sculptor constructing the world’s largest bronze equestrian to a Spanish colonizer despite Native American and Chicano demands to stop the monument’s construction.


Films
Dirty Laundry (2000)




Cristina Ibarra

Cristina Ibarra
Selected Honors
NYFA Fellow in Film, 2001
CPB/PBS Producers Academy Fellow, 2001
NYSCA Distribution Grant, 2001
Paul Robeson Fund for Pre Production and Distribution, 2001
Latino Public Broadcasting, Emerging DV Makers Fund, 2001


For matters related to sales,
please email: