App Review: Canela.TV

Being a fan of film, often has me looking in places outside theaters that only put out the cinematic releases. I learned long ago by attending film festivals like NYLIFF that you can enjoy quality films that may not be products of the Hollywood machine.  There also is a serious conversation regarding our Latino stories not getting enough More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Monday, June 26th, 2017

New York Latino Film Festival Returns To The NYC Cultural Landscape

Que Pasa? The Iconic New York Latino Film Festival is set to return to the NYC cultural landscape. Why does this matter? The conversation about diversity in Hollywood is beginning to impact how movies are being More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Word of Mouth Is Not Enough When It Comes To Car Shopping.

First things first, This post is part of a sponsored collaboration with Kelley Blue Book and DiMe Media. However, all opinions expressed are my own. === It’s how you might choose your next smartphone, movie More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, April 24th, 2017

Guerra De Idolos Premieres Tonight On Telemundo

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Telemundo #ad Tonight… Telemundo Premieres Guerra De Idolos. A death threat to Julio Cesar Solar, the number one singer in the Regional Mexican music genre, will be the More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Banco Popular Dedicates Puerto Rican Christmas Special To The Boricua Diaspora.

There is simply nothing I can write here that can express how I feel right now. For years, Nuyoricans (as well as others in the Diaspora) struggled with what we can do to help with any of the issues facing the island. More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

“I Like It Like That” Is How NYC Theater Got It’s Mambo Back!

… in my personal opinion… it has been a while since I saw something so good I want to go again.   That said, here is a little #SundaySofrito for you. I want to preface this post by saying I have More...

By Nancy Ruffin On Monday, October 17th, 2016

Habla Y Vota: The HBO Documentary and Why Your Vote is Your Voice!

photo credit: HBO Latino This past weekend People En Español hosted its fifth annual Festival People at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. This year’s festival is particularly special because People More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, August 26th, 2016

5 Things You Probably Do Not Know About The Hands Of Stone Movie Based On Roberto Duran’s Career As A Boxer

Artistically Filtered Photo of Manos De Piedra with Your Favorite Jibarito #EPIC If you have followed me on social media the past few weeks (especially on Snapchat) you would know that I have been very excited More...

By Suset Laboy On Thursday, May 26th, 2016

The Guardians of Loisaida land on Loisaida, Inc. From May 28th until July 28th.

By now, if you haven’t heard of the super hero behind some of Marvel’s best Latino heroes, it is safe to say you may be living under a rock. Edgardo Miranda Rodríguez has taken the comic world by storm, More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Project Enye (ñ): Turning Up the Volume on Positive Stories of Children of Immigrants as an Alternative to the Hate

Our friends over at Project Enye (ñ) need our support to complete their film “The Enye (ñ) Experience”. Today they have launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise the remaining funds needed to complete More...