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ERNESTo Javier MARTINEZ

Writer, Scholar, & Educator

Watch the Award-Winning
Short Film

La Serenata
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AND PLEASE JOIN OUR FEATURE FILM CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN!

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Work
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Best Short Film - LONG BEACH QUEER FILM
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OFFICIAL SELECTION - Boston International Latino Film Festival - 2019.png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Merlinka International Queer Film Festival - 2019.png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - aGLIFF  Prism Film Festival - 2019.png
Best Short Film - IMAGEN AWARD - 2019 (1).png
Official Selection - TACOMA FILM FESTIVAL - 2019 (1).png
BEST SHORT FILM - La Frontera Queer Film Fest - 2019 (2).png
Runner- Up Audience Award - CMG Short Film Festival - 2019 (1).png
Silver Award Best Child Actor - INDEPENDENT SHORTS AWARDS - 2019 (2).png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - CINE MIAMI FEST - 2019.png
Winner - HBO Latinx Short Film Competition - 2019 (1).png
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BEST YOUTH SHORT - TWIST Seattle Queer Film Festival - 2019 (1).png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival - 2019.png
Award of Excellence - ACCOLADE GLOBAL FILM COMPETITION - 2019 (2) (1).png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Oregon Independent Film Festival - 2019 (1).png
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OFFICIAL SELECTION - Official Latino Film and Arts Festival - 2019.png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Madrid International LGBT Film Festival - 2019.png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Mumbai International Queer Film Festival - 2019.png
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Florence Queer Film Festival Italy - 2019.png
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The
Award
Winning

Children's
Book

Written by Ernesto Javier Martínez

Illustrated by Maya Christina Gonzalez

Translated by Jorge Gabriel Martínez Feliciano


Children's
Educational
Television
Writing

Sample Projects

DANIEL VISITS A NEW NEIGHBORHOOD:
THE MOVIE
 
(44 min | PBS Kids | 2022)
Written by Jill Turner and Ernesto Javier Martínez

"MUSICAL SHOW AND SHARE"
(3 min | Sesame Street | 2022)
Written by Ernesto Javier Martínez

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ON MAKING SENSE

Academic
Books

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Gay Latino Studies
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The Truly Diverse Faculty
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