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    Demography & Population Studies

    Latino leaders nominate 5 East LA movies for the National Film Registry

    Chon Noriega, director of the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center, says that some Chicano directors who focused on gang stories “were looking toward works like the Oscar-winning The Godfather as a model for bringing their stories into the mainstream” and should not be accused of exploitation.