Carlos Sandoval

Sandoval was co-producer/director of the documentary “Farmingville,” which won numerous awards and honors including: Sundance Special Jury Prize, the Council on Foundation’s Henry Hampton Award; CINE Golden Eagle; INPUT Official Selection; Independent Spirit Award Nominee. Distribution: P.O.V.’s 2004 Season Opener; DVD – Docudrama; CBC’s “The Passionate Eye,”mexico’s Cineteca nacional.

A lawyer and writer, Sandoval’s work has appeared in The New York Times and other publications. His play, “The Wolfman and His Wife,” was a Jungle Theater (Minneapolis) Playwrights Reading Selection. Sandoval worked on immigration and refugee affairs as a member of the US delegation to the United Nations, and as a program officer for The Century Foundation. He is on the Board of AFS-USA and has served on the Boards of AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA) and Ballet Hispanico as well as on several public television funding and programming committees and film festival panels.

Of Mexican-American and Puerto Rican descent, Sandoval grew up in Southern California and is a graduate of Harvard College and of the University of Chicago Law School.


Peter Miller

Peter Miller has worked as a producer on several of Ken Burns’s films including “The War,” “Jazz,” and the Peabody Award-winning “Frank Lloyd Wright.”  His own work includes the critically acclaimed documentary“Sacco and Vanzetti,” “The Internationale” (Oscar short-list), and “Passin’ It On” (shown on P.O.V., winner of over twenty film festival prizes).  Miller was a producer on Barbara Kopple’s Academy Award-winning “American Dream,” and has worked on dozens of other historical and social issue documentaries.


Producer, Director, Writer
Carlos Sandoval

Peter Miller

Director of Photography
Allen Moore

Aaron Vega

Associate Producer
Jordi Valdes

Advisory Board:

Adriana Bosch, Ph.D. (Independent Filmmaker)
Ignacio Garcia, Ph.D. (Professor of Latino/a History, Brigham Young University)
Laura Gomez, J.D., Ph.D., ( Professor, University of New Mexico Law School and American Studies Department)
Ian F. Haney Lopez, J.D., M.P.A. (University of California Berkeley School of Law, Boalt Hall, Professor of Law; Executive Committee Member, Center for Social Justice)
Thomas H. Kreneck, Ph.D. (Texas A&M University-Corp us Christi Associate Library Director for Special Collections & Archives; Graduate Lecturer in Public History)
Michael A. Olivas, J.D., Ph.D. (University of Houston Law Center William B. Bates Professor of Law, Director Institute for Higher Education Law and Governance)