Aldo Velasco is a filmmaker and playwright born in Guadalajara, Mexico. He received his MFA in Film Production from UCLA. Aldo’s short film Crabgrass Manifesto screened at the Sundance Festival in 2000. The film also screened at the Anthology Film Archives in New York. His film INFITD was broadcast on PBS, and was selected by UCLA Professor Chon Noriega as one of the 100 Best Chicano Films. Velascos play The True History of Coca-Cola in Mexico has been produced in several theatres around the country, including the San Diego Repertory Theatre and the Empty Space in Seattle.
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