Filmmakers and Producers

Trinidad Rodriguez

Trina Rodriguez is a documentary filmmaker and photographer living in Brooklyn, New York. She holds a degree in Cultural Anthropology from Boston University and an advanced certificate in Documentary Media from The New School. Along the way she studied Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, and still photography at The New England School of Photography and Maine Media Workshops.

Her photography and multi-media work have appeared in galleries in Boston and New York, and she's contributed work to several periodicals and commercial websites. Her first documentary film, Our Lady Queen of Harlem, is being distributed in the fall of 2008.


Our Lady Queen of Harlem: A Portrait of Faith and Rebellion
Trinidad Rodriguez
Producer: Trinidad Rodriguez
2008, 17 min., Color, US
“Some people have said to me that I am in disobedience, and because of that I’m in sin. We are not in sin, we are fighting for our rights!” --Carmen Villegas, parishioner and protest organizer

On a crumbling sidewalk in the heart of Spanish Harlem, a small but impassioned group of women...

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