Past Events

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...

JANUARY, 2010 – PUERTO RICAN PANORAMA SHOW AIRINGS

Noemí Figueroa Soulet, producer of “The Borinqueneers”—a documentary about the legendary 65th Infantry Regiment of Puerto Rico—will be the prime guest on the next Puerto Rican Panorama.  Besides discussing the film, she will share information about an upcoming initiative intended to honor the historic military unit. Also appearing on the panel with Mrs. Figueroa...

OCTOBER 15th – SCREENING IN COLUMBUS, OHIO

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Nationwide Insurance is sponsoring a presentation of THE BORINQUENEERS at the Arena Grand Theater, 175 W Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, OH 43215-2581 (614) 469-5000 (http://www.arenagrand.com/) on Thursday,October 15th, 2009. There will be a Nationwide Blue Carpet Entry beginning at 6:00 pm and the film will start promptly at 6:30 pm. Filmmaker Noemi Figueroa...

OCTOBER 4th – NY’S INSTITUTE OF PUERTO RICO HONORS NOEMI FIGUEROA SOULET

Filmmaker Noemi Figueroa Soulet, along with others, was an honoree of this year’s Institute of Puerto Rico cultural awards in New York City. The Institute recognizes and rewards, through an annual cultural ceremony, prominent people in the community. Among the honorees have been José Ferrer, Lucy Boscana, His Eminence Bishop Roberto O. Gonzalez, Raul Juliá, Rita Moreno, Pablo...

OCTOBER 2nd SCREENING AT THE YONKERS RIVERFRONT LIBRARY

THE BORINQUENEERS will be presented at the Yonkers Hispanic Culture Weekend in New York.  The event will take place on Friday, October 2, 2009 at the Yonkers Riverfront Library at One Larkin Center in downtown Yonkers, New York opposite the Metro-North Train Station.  It is open to the public and free of charge.  There will be...