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THE BORINQUENEERS WINS TWO 2008 INSIGHT AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE

El Pozo Productions received a 2008 Insight Award of Excellence by the National Association of Film and Digital Media Artists (NAFDMA) for its independent documentary film "The Borinqueneers" which showcases the history of the all-Puerto Rican 65th Infantry Regiment.  A second Award of Excellence was also bestowed upon the acclaimed-actor, Hector Elizondo, for his outstanding voice-over work on...

HONORABLE MENTION BY THE CHRIS AWARDS

The Film Council of Greater Columbus takes pleasure in notifying you that your entries in the 56th Columbus International Film + Video Festival, also known as The Chris Awards, have won the following awards: The Borinqueneers Honorable Mention (5 out of 7 rating points) The Chris Statuettes, Bronze Plaque, and Honorable Mention awards will be presented...

AUGUST 21, 2008 – IMAGEN AWARDS NOMINATES THE BORINQUENEERS

The Imagen Foundation nominated THE BORINQUENEERS in the “Best Documentary for Television” category for their 23rd Annual Imagen Awards which took place on Thursday, August 21 at 7 PM at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in California.  “I am consistently amazed with the exponential growth in both the quantity and quality of the entries we...

March 7, 2018 - LUTZ SENIOR CENTER FREE SCREENING (Lutz, FL)

A free screening presentation of THE BORINQUENEERS will take place on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 12:30-2:00 PM at the Lutz Senior Center, 112 1st Ave NW, Lutz, FL 33548 (north of Tampa, FL) followed by a question-and-answer session conducted by local filmmaker Noemi Figueroa Soulet. Come see this award-winning PBS film!  The presentation...

October 28, 2017 – Newark Public Library Presentation (Newark, NJ)

A screening of THE BORINQUENEERS will take place at the Newark Public Library, 5 Washington Street, 4th Floor Auditorium, Newark, NJ on October 28th from 2-4pm with the attendance of the filmmaker Noemí Figueroa Soulet and 65th veterans, Eugenio Quevedo, Ervin Machado and Vicente Arroyo. The free event is open to the public and sponsored by...

JULY 31, 2017 – Federal Bureau of Investigation (Washington, DC)

The award-winning documentary film "THE BORINQUENEERS," will be presented at the National Covert Operations Section (NCOS), Criminal Investigative Division (CID), of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Monday, July 31, 2017, from 11:00am - 1:00pm, in the William Webster Room at FBI Headquarters, 935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C, 20535.  An archival photo...

NOV. 10, 2016 – BORINQUENEER DAY AT NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Bethlehem, PA)

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Northampton Community College, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, will be celebrating the service of the 65th Infantry Regiment with various activities.  Two screenings of the documentary film “The Borinqueneers” for the student population will take place at 8:00am and again at 9:30am at the Lipkin Theatre. There will...