Yalitza Aparicio

2.25.19

Most Women From Yalitza Aparicio's Hometown Won't Get to See 'Roma'

In the city where Oscar-nominated actress Yalitza Aparicio was born, most women have two or three jobs to survive and no time for movies or entertainment.

1.22.19

Yalitza Aparicio Makes History with Her Oscar Nomination for 'Roma'

Alfonso Cuarón's "Roma" landed a string of nominations, and Aparicio became the first Indigenous woman to be nominated for an Oscar for Best Actress.

1.17.19

Yalitza Aparicio Hopes 'Roma' Sheds Light On Indigenous People

“[Roma is] breaking the stereotype that because we’re Indigenous we can’t do certain things because of our skin color."