Ram Dass Through the Lens of Jamie Catto, conclusion

CoHost: Monica Valdes, Founder and Director of DocMiami International Film Festival, The Florida Documentary Film Series and the West Miami International Film Festival now all under one big umbrella, “THE FILM FESTIVAL LADY” She has worked with Grammy Winners such as Tico Torres, Drummer for Bon Jovi. Willy Chirino; Carlos Santana and “The Queen of Bolero” Olga Guillot, with the “El Rey” Tito Puente to name a few.

Monica has curated numerous events including: Photo/Art Exhibits, Author/Film Industry Q & As and Expert Panels including hundreds of individual film screenings and has co hosted the Cubanarama Internet Radio Show from it’s inception in 2009 inviting stellar guests from Artists to Scientists and everything in between.

Lillian Perez has been a Mental Health Counselor and Clinical Supervisor for the Miami Dade Public School System for over 20 years. Her passion for Psychology led her curiosity into the study of mind. She helps patients with traumatic and stressful experiences find and live a healthy lifestyles through Mindfulness and REBT techniques. She has a Master Degree in Counseling Psychology and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education.

DON SCHWARTZ – TELLING THEIR OWN STORIES 9/10/2012

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Don Schwartz – telling their own stories

Guest Co Host: Monica Rosales, Executive Director of  DocMiami.org

Bay Area actor and writer Don Schwartz has been seen in a number of film roles during the last six years. He is a writer for CineSource magazine (and previously wrote for now-defunct Film/Tape World) on various topics of import to the local film community, including advocacy and personal profiles. Don has also been published in a variety of publications since 1977. Previously the director of The Trager Institute for 21 years, Don holds multiple degrees, including a PhD in psychology and counseling.

Currently a strong advocate for bringing film and TV production back to the Bay Area, Don is also a working member of the Scary Cow film cooperative, which develops widespread ‘mutual support’ for numerous projects by its members. Don is also busy promoting his two scripts, and hopes to produce one in the near future.

Don’s other interests include listening to (and sharing) a wide variety of music, taking care of his twin nieces, and promoting natural health and healing through research. He is a dedicated environmental activist, and an avid fan of aviation and space exploration. About six times a year, readers find Don in the editorial pages of the Pacific Sun, Marin County’s popular alternative weekly.

Cold Cases with Cubanarama and Gumersindo Vidot 2/22/2011

Cold Cases with Cubanarama & Gumersindo Vidot

We dedicate our first “Cold Cases Show” Jodi Huisentruit, a young girl whose dreams and aspirations to become the best Journalist she could be were cut short when she disappeared without a trace. I have always been bothered by cases of missing people. I have felt sorrow and despair for the victims and their families. This is my chance to do something about it.

I have thought what if it was me or a family member? I would never want to be forgotten. Like our casualties of war and this is a war against predators and against evil. All those who assist us in bringing to light each case are people who join together to remember and speak for those who cannot speak, we seek the truth and we seek justice. –Cubanarama


“If we really want to solve the Jodi Huisentruit case we have to get down and dirty, step on some toes and get personal. By first beginning to bark up the right tree.

Police started off on the wrong track and allowed themselves to get steered in the wrong direction by false police reports that I belive were deliberate in order to get the heat off those responsible.”
Gumersindo Vidot Private Investigator/Co-Host


With Special Guests




Jennifer Chase an Award Winning Author and Criminologist, Ms Chase holds a bachelor’s degree in police forensics and a master’s degree in criminology. In addition, she holds certifications in serial crime and criminal profiling. She is also an affiliate member in the criminology section of the Academy of Behavioral Profiling.



Gary Peterson is a long time investigative reporter that has been working on the Jodi Huisentruit case for 15 over years, Gary was a crime reporter on the north side of Minneapolis working for KSTP which required working the streets 24 hours a day and is certified by the Air Force in ground search and rescue techniques and procedures. He is also a Death Scene Investigator for the Minnesota Regional Medical Examiners Office. He is a member of Texas EquuSearch assisting in locating missing people worldwide.

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Gale St John has been a practicing psychic since she was a child. She has been teaching psychic development classes and also doing private psychic readings for over 20 years now. Gale has more recently been featured on Gerald Rivera’s ‘At Large’, Larry King Live, CNN’s ‘Nancy Grace’ and Psychic Detectives, (Court TV ), “A Fateful Friendship” as an active working psychic detective. Gale spends a lot of time working on murder and missing person cases.