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East Side Story


Writer/director [[Performer~P524649~Carlos Portugal~carlosportugal]]'s comedy drama [[Feature~V154660~East Side Story~eastsidestory]] earns a historical footnote, as one of the premier mainstream (though non-Hollywood) American films about an openly gay Latino character. [[Performer~P534564~René Alvarado~renéalvarado]] stars as Diego, an East L.A.-residing Chicano homosexual. As the story opens, Diego rides out a long, headfirst downhill slope. With his once-promising culinary career in tatters, and the...more