Hanson Dialogues: A Conversation on Diversity & Opportunity in Hollywood

Moctesuma Esparza (right) on the 1987 set of The Milagro Beanfield War.

Moctesuma Esparza (right) on the 1987 set of The Milagro Beanfield War.

“Diversity in Hollywood is not just about the Oscars. Join us April 29 for a lively conversation with legendary Academy Award-nominated film and TV producer, entrepreneur and Latino activist Moctesuma Esparza. Hear behind-the-scenes stories from the man who has devoted his 40-year career to opening doors for minorities … and who gave Jennifer Lopez her breakout role. 

Producer of SELENA starring Jennifer Lopez, THE MILAGRO BEANFIELD WAR directed by Robert Redford, WALKOUT directed by Edward James Olmos, INTRODUCING DOROTHY DANDRIDGE starring Halle Berry, among many other films, Moctesuma weighs in on #OscarsSoWhite and more. 

Moderated by Tucson native, UA alum, Emmy Award winning producer and comedian Peter Murrieta, HANSON DIALOGUES is the new conversation series focusing on Film + TV + Culture presented by the Hanson Film Institute. 

Entry is FREE. No tickets required. More at www.hansonfilm.org

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