“Sambá” is an Underdog Boxing Film with Redemption at it’s Core

By: Steve V. Rodriguez Sambá is a multi-layered story about redemption told through an underdog boxing film motif. Through well developed characters against an appealing Dominican Republic backdrop, the viewer is drawn into the well crafted script penned by lead actor, Ettore D’Alessandro and Carolina Encarnacion. After spending 15 years behind bars for an unrevealed crime, […] Click to read more »

A Reform School for Kids that Uses Christianity to Attract the Parents, but it’s the Abuse that is Uncovered in “Kidnapped For Christ”

Produced by Lance Bass and directed by Kate S. Logan, “Kidnapped for Christ” plays out like a mystery/drama as a young Evangelical Filmmaker, Logan travels to a Christian Dominican Republic school to film what she believes is a positive behavioral modification program for ‘troubled teens’ but quickly discovers the shocking secrets of what is really occurring […] Click to read more »

Fashion Profile: Jose Duran and his Spring 2014 Collection by Carlton Jones

Born and raised in the small town of Moca, in the Dominican Republic, fashion designer, Jose Duran, has been creating his brand of deconstructed and chic fashion for about  six years. Carlton Jones recently visited pr2 Showroom in Chelsea to give us further insight into this artist and preview Duran’s Spring 2014 collection. Coming off […] Click to read more »