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Moctesuma Esparza

Biography

Referred to as a community activist who produced opportunities for Latinos. He was an award-winning maker, CEO of Maya Cinemas, and entertainment professional. He produced the 1st multicultural film system in america during his sophomore 12 months at UCLA. He received a lot more than 200 honours, produced a lot more than 20 movies, and promoted movies mainly centered on Chicano styles. His dad was a Mexican Trend refugee. He was an professional maker of Taco Store starring Eric Roberts.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth March 12, 1949
Place Of Birth Los Angeles, CA
Profession Film Producer
Education University of California, Los Angeles
Nationality American
Nominations Academy Award for Best Documentary Short Subject, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie
Movies Walkout, Gods and Generals, Price of Glory, Selena, The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca, Gettysburg, The Ambulance, The Milagro Beanfield War, The Telephone, Radioactive Dreams, The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez, Agueda Martinez: Our People, Our Country
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#Fact
1 Founder of Charter school performing arts academy in the Pico-Union area of Los Angeles which opens September 2005.


Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mosquita y Mari 2012 executive producer
Without Men 2011 executive producer
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright 2010 Video executive producer
Harlem Hostel 2010 executive producer
One Hot Summer 2009 TV Movie executive producer
Moe 2008 executive producer
Walkout 2006 TV Movie executive producer
Pancho Gonzalez: The Latino Legend of Tennis 2005 TV Movie documentary executive producer
Circumsized Cinema 2005 TV Series executive producer
Gods and Generals 2003 executive producer
Price of Glory 2000 producer
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge 1999 TV Movie executive producer
Selma, Lord, Selma 1999 TV Movie executive producer
Butter 1998 executive producer
Selena 1997 producer
Rough Riders 1997 TV Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Death in Granada 1996 producer
The Avenging Angel 1995 TV Movie executive producer
The Cisco Kid 1994 TV Movie executive producer
Gettysburg 1993 producer
The Ambulance 1990 producer
The Milagro Beanfield War 1988 producer
The Telephone 1988 producer
Hoxsey: How Healing Becomes a Crime 1987 Documentary co-producer
Radioactive Dreams 1985 producer
American Playhouse 1982 TV Series producer - 1 episode
The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez 1982 producer
Only Once in a Lifetime 1979 producer
Agueda Martinez: Our People, Our Country 1977 Documentary short producer
Villa Alegre 1973 TV Series producer - season 1
Bulding a Rocking Horse 1973 Short producer

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Death in Granada 1996 Angry Man
The Cisco Kid 1994 TV Movie Bishop

Stunts

Stunts

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gettysburg 1993 utility stunts

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Full Tilt Boogie 1997 Documentary special thanks
The Making of 'Gettysburg' 1993 Video documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Latinos Beyond Reel 2013 Documentary Himself - Producer
Voces Vivas 2011 Video documentary Himself
Celebrity Habla 2 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself
Making of Selena: 10 Years Later 2007 Video documentary short Himself
The Making of 'Gettysburg' 1993 Video documentary Himself - Executive Producer

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1998 Cineaste Award Taos Talking Picture Festival

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2000 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Made for Television Movie Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999) · Robert Katz (executive producer)
· Joshua D. Maurer (executive producer)
· Halle Berry (executive producer)
· Vincent Cirrincione (executive producer)
· Larry Y. Albucher
1988 Stinker Award The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards Worst Picture The Telephone (1988) · Robert Katz
1978 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Documentary, Short Subjects Agueda Martinez: Our People, Our Country (1977)


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