Articles By Monica Castillo

REVIEW: In 'Agosto,' a Cuban Teen Pursues His Crush & Cares for His Grandma During the Balsero Crisis

REVIEW: 'The Two Popes' Is a Surprisingly Funny Movie About Papa Francisco's Clash With His Predecessor

'Hustlers' Review: With Impeccable Fur Coats & Sheer Magnetism, Jennifer Lopez Reigns Supreme

REVIEW: An Unethical Money Changer's Ambitions Outpace His Criminal Talents in 'Así Habló el Cambista'

REVIEW: 'Long Gone By's Message About an Undocumented Mother’s Sacrifice Gets Lost in Sensationalism

REVIEW: In This Dazzling Doc, Namibia Flores Rodriguez Fights Against a Boxing Ban for Women in Cuba

In This Hilarious Mockumentary, a Cuban Guy in Flip-Flops Kills It at a Pickup Basketball Game

REVIEW: This Doc Traces Eliades Ochoa's Journey from Farmer's Son to Buena Vista Social Club

REVIEW: 'Lejos del Sentido' Is a Visceral, Absorbing Look at Life Through the Lens of Borderline Personality Disorder

REVIEW: In 'Cachada: The Opportunity', Women Find Hope & Healing in a Salvadoran Theater

REVIEW: 'Guava Island' Is a Pretty Postcard That Distances Itself From Cuba's Political Baggage

This Doc is an Unsettling Look at the Texas Construction Industry's Exploitation of Undocumented Workers

REVIEW: This Documentary Spotlights a Radical Alternative to Girl Scouts for Young Girls of Color in Oakland

After Making Movies With $100M Budgets, Robert Rodriguez Filmed 'Red 11' With Just $7K

'Lorena' Docuseries Highlights How Some Immigrants Endure Domestic Abuse Due to Fear of Deportation