Mariachi Halcon with DP/Field Producer Guy Mossman
Mariachi Halcon with Filmmakers at National Geographic Film Festival Premiere
Albert Maysles filming lodgers w/ Director Andrew Jacobs
Four Seasons Lodge opens at New York's IFC Center
PREMIERE of FOLLOW MY VOICE
Christian Vesper (Sundance), John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig),
Kim Connell (President RL), Chris Slusarenko (EP, Wig in A Box)
MARIACHI HIGH: national PBS broadcast
ROGER EBERT TWEETS MARIACHI HIGH
CHICAGO SUN TIMES
"Mariachi High hits all the right notes"
THE NEW YORK TIMES
"Glee on the Mexican Border ... a thrill!"
HOUSTON CULTURE MAP
"Restoring Hope in America's Teenagers"
"High School Mariachi Inspires Documentary"
SALT LAKE CITY DESERET NEWS
"A gem of a documentary ... truly gripping!"
"The Sweet Sounds of Mariachi High"
WHITE HOUSE BLOG
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage at the Naval Observatory
FOUR SEASONS LODGE: theatrical release
LOS ANGELES TIMES
“Surprising, joyous … inspirational in unexpected ways.”
THE NEW YORK TIMES
“Georgeously photographed ... the thick detail of life unfolding ... the awesome spectacle of life triumphing over annihilation.”
NEW YORK POST
“Pitch-perfect film … life affirming”
TIME OUT NEW YORK
“Warmly entertaining, beautiful.”
NEW YORK MAGAZINE - CRITICS PICK!
“Like a funny visit with your grandparents multiplied by a dozen.”
THIS WEEK IN NEW YORK
“Spectacular cinema verite … an extraordinary accomplishment, a subtle yet unforgettable experience that is one of the best films of the decade.”
“Film poetry … surprisingly illuminates the ineffable.”
“Packs more wisdom than the best therapy session”
“Lands in a class of its own”
CROSSING ARIZONA: Sundance Film Festival premiere
“Engrossing … deftly sustains many points of view”
“Graceful intelligence that finds the individual in the big picture”
“One film I particularly admired at the Sundance Film Festival was Crossing Arizona.”
“A searing documentary”
ARIZONA DAILY STAR
“A sterling effort of visual journalism”
SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
LA PRENSA SAN DIEGO
“A one way ticket into the eye of the eye of the hurricane of one of the most intense periods in the ever-controversial immigration debate.”
VIDEO LIBRARIAN – 25 BEST DOCUMENTARIES OF 2007
“Provocative and well researched … It’s real power comes from deftly exploring the issue at ground level. Highly recommended!”
FOLLOW MY VOICE WITH THE MUSIC OF HEDWIG:
Tribeca Film Fest premiere
“Raucous and celebratory and triumphant … this is a film everyone should see.“
NEW YORK DOWNTOWN PRESS
“Inspirational, moving … an infectious concoction!”
SAN FANCISCO BAY TIMES
“You’ll be angry if you miss this one.”