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Hispanics in the media

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Summary:Explores the current role of Hispanics in the media including interviews with Geraldo Rivera, Moctesuma Esparza, David Valdez, Rita Moreno, Elizabeth Peña, Jimmy Smits and Isiah Morales. Explores why Hispanic actors are still relegated to marginal roles.
Originally broadcast in 1994 as a segment of the television program: Hispanic Americans : the new frontier.
Contributor:Smits, Jimmy
Rivera, Geraldo
Esparza, Moctesuma
Valdez, David, 1949-
Moreno, Rita
Peña, Elizabeth
Morales, Isiah
Provider:Blue Pearl Entertainment (Firm)
M.G. Perin (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Hispanic Americans and mass media
Hispanic Americans in television broadcasting
Hispanic Americans on television
Hispanic Americans in the motion picture industry
Hispanic Americans in motion pictures
Credits:Hosted by Jimmy Smits. Videographer, Armando Pico ; music, John Bickerton.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Broadcasting, Communications
Films@UM Browse terms:TV, Film
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