12 Films By Latinos, For Latinos, Starring Latinos

With Robert Rodriguez’s Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World rolling into theaters this month, featuring no fewer than four Latino lead actors (Jessica Alba, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara and Danny Trejo), we thought about how encouraging it is that throughout the years, Latino directors have put together films about us, starring us.

Here’s our list of outstanding examples:

Join our new Facebook campaign to find out who some of the celebs being featured in the special and on our anniversary cover are! "Like" us on Facebook, and when we get to 50K fans, we'll let you know who one of the Latina celebrities is. For every additional 5 thousand "Likes", we'll let you know another celeb being featured on the special and our cover.

Share this 
About this author

Damarys Ocaña Perez,

Damarys Ocaña Perez is Director of Editorial Content at Latina Media Ventures. She leads its magazine, Latina, the pre-eminent beauty, fashion, culture and lifestyle magazine for acculturated U.S. Hispanic women and is responsible for maintaining Latina’s voice, vision and mission across all LMV platforms. Born in Havana and raised in Miami, she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and daughter.

Like this post? Contribute to the discussion!