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Sept 21, 2012 – BUFFALO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (BUFFALO, NY)

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, THE BORINQUENEERS will be presented at the 6th Annual Buffalo International Film Festival.  The activity is sponsored by the Western New York Hispanic American Veterans Memorial Committee in cooperation with the Hispanic Heritage Council of Western New York and the Buffalo International Film Festival.  The screening will take place on Friday, September...

SEPT 15, 2012 – LATINO FILM FESTIVAL AT THE PUERTO RICAN FESTIVAL (Rochester, NY)

THE BORINQUENEERS has been selected to participate at the Puerto Rican Festival of Rochester's Latino Film Festival.  The film festival which will spotlight four powerful and inspiring Latino films will take place on September 15, 2012 at St. John Fisher College, 3690 East Avenue Rochester, NY from 1pm – 11pm.  For more information contact 585-234-7660.  Please note seating...

Sept. 7 & 9, 2012 – 65TH INFANTRY TRIBUTES IN SAN JUAN

Colonel David J. Clark Director of the Department of Defense 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration Committee Requests the honor of your presence in Remembering the Korean War Friday, September 7, 2012       11:00am Salute to Veterans of all services Special Tribute to The Borinqueneers 65th Infantry Monument 65th Infantry Avenue and Barbosa Street Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico THIS EVENT IS OPEN...

JUNE 9, 2012 – MULTICULTURAL MUSIC GROUP (Bronx, NY)

On June 9, 2012, MULTICULTURAL MUSIC GROUP (MMG) will have an encore presentation of their successful musical program which took place at Pregones Theater in the Bronx, New York in 2009. MMG promotes social justice projects through music commissions created to depict, to resemble or to illustrate a historical event in a particular culture. Ray Santos, five-time...

MAY 14, 2012 – CASA DE AMERICA (Madrid, Spain)

On May 14, 2012 at 7:30pm, THE BORINQUENEERS will have its international premiere at CASA DE AMERICA. Set in the beautiful Palacio de Linares in the heart of Madrid, the museum is a cultural center dedicated to promoting Latin American art and history. The center has book presentations, art exhibitions, organizes concerts and screens Latin American films. Filmmaker Noemi Figueroa Soulet...

MARCH 9, 2012 – LANCASTER LATINO FILM FESTIVAL

The first annual Lancaster Latino Film Festival will take place from Friday, March 9 to Monday, March 12, 2012 at the Ware Center, 42 North Prince Street, Lancaster, PA 17603 sponsored by Millersville University.  The film festival will begin with a special presentation of THE BORINQUENEERS on Friday night with the attendance of filmmaker Noemi Figueroa...

UPCOMING PRESENTATIONS

The Borinqueneers will be shown for the first time on the Virgin Islands PBS station WTJX (Channel 12). The Virgin Islands Public Television System on: Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 8:30 pm Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 8:00 pm Georgia Piedmont Technical College Presentation - October 6th at 11am Georgia Piedmont Technical College’s Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration will take place on Thursday,...

March 30, 2011 – University of Wisconsin Presentation of THE BORINQUENEERS

Sponsored by the Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc. University of Wisconsin Grainger Hall 975 University Ave., Room 3190 Madison, WI, 53706 Contact Phone: 818-437-7688 Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Time: 7pm to 9pm This event is free and open to the public.  Filmmaker Noemi Figueroa Soulet will be in attendance, along with 65th veterans Eugenio Quevedo and Col. John Palese (Ret.).  An archival photo...