“Rocker Roller Rican” Luis Chaluisan-El Extreme 1975-2014 Documentary (The Final Cut Of Rockumentary)

“Rocker Roller Rican” Luis Chaluisan-El Extreme 1975-2014 Documentary (The Final Cut Of Rockumentary) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfQ9OP6CilE
Tuesday June 17 and June 24, 2014
10:30 pm Lifestyle Channel 56
(TWC) MNN Time Warner
Rocker Roller Rican – A Nuyorican Adventure

From Maria Hernandez “It is with great pride that we announce that Mke Tapp’s documentary about El Extreme Luis Chaluisan is being distributed via closed circuit by his College (Amherst ’86) and high school (Cardinal Hayes) to alumni of both schools. We have shipped out master cut DVD’s to our contacts at both schools and set up a private You Tube copy for utilization in this effort. We lso have uploaded a general public copy of “The Final Cut Of Rockumentary” on You Tube for you to enjoy.”
Rocker Roller Rican begins with film of Internationally recognized Nuyorican Performer El Extreme Luis Chaluisan in October 1975 (a mere three months after he turned professional as a dancer-singer at the age of 17 with the Alliance of Latin Artists in NYC.)
It is thoroughly produced filmed review as he travels from the Bronx in 1975 to the present day through the national American arts world as a Ballet/Jazz/Salsa/Folkloric Dancer-Curated Artist-Latin/Indie Rock musician-CBS/Telemundo/PBS News Reporter-Television Producer-Published Author-Radio Show Host-TV Station Manager-National Slam Poetry Ct. Team Champion (Master Cut For Television Premiere In June 2014 and Festival Submissions 2014-15. View on-line through June 5, 2014)
By: Maria Hernandez
Executive Director WEPAwebTV-Managing Editor Salsa Magazine 5,412 members

Directed by: Maria Hernandez WEPAwebTV – New Edge Theater
Produced by: Mike Tapp MNN Time Warner Cable
Featuring: L.f. Chaluisan Batlle
Film Directed by: John Coles Talking Wall Pictures 1975
Film Directed by: Tony Ortiz Top Productions NYC 1984
Off Broadway Scenes Directed By: Petronia Paley 2002
Set Design by: Albert Chaluisan

ROCKER ROLLER RICAN Theatrical Release June 6, 2014 (60 minutes) with Spanish Subtitles
Branekandi-New Edge Theater Production (c) 2014

Rocker Roller Rican – A Nuyorican Adventure
“It is an edgy take on a unique slice of Latino culture, presented with a very personal perspective.”
Tom Zapiecki Production Manager at WBGU-TV

“Measured yet expressive, delivered with a weight and authority”
Mark Zaborney Toledo Blade newspaper reporter; on-air radio jazz director WBGU-FM

“Luis, among all the cookie cutters I’ve worked with over the years, Luis Chaluisan is truly unique.”
Gerry Brooks Anchor news at 6, and 11 p.m WVIT-NBC CT.

“It’s all the things that Luis Chaluisan is: infectious, deep, passionate, life-loving, beyond brilliant.”
Gary Lee Washington Post (retired)

ROCKER ROLLER RICAN Original Soundtrack Performed by:
La Gran Orquesta El Extreme
Ray Stingray Sabater: Percussion
Brian Tully: Bass
Steve Gifford: Drums
John Caplis: Guitar
Will Zwink: Alto Sax
Mark Giammetei: Guitar
Paul Decoster: Guitar
Fred Waite: Trumpet
Kevin Hendrick: Trumpet
Phil Berg
Guest Appearances by:
Tito Puente
La Lupe
David Amram
Nydia Ocasio
Pedro Pietri
Bimbo Rivas
Sissy Gamache
Guy Le Charles Gonzalez
The Fania All-Stars
Rocker Roller Rican Documentary. This channel is repository of original copyrighted work (Luis Chaluisan 1957-2014 Film/Videos/Photos) for use in the Branekandi-roughrican Productions documentary on the artistic trajectory of Nuyorican Artist El Extreme. Maria Hernandez Director WEPAwebTV Mike Tapp Branekandi MNN Time Warner. Warning: The unauthorized reproduction or distribution of this copyrighted work is illegal. Criminal copyright infringement, including infringement without monetary gain, is investigated by the FBI and is punishable by up to five years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000.

— with L.f. Chaluisan Batlle and Luis Chaluisan at MNN. Image


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