Frank Lopez is one of the artists of MDGfive.com, a website that harnesses the power of art and social media to increase community engagement in the fight to improve maternal health and reach Millennium Development Goal 5 by 2015. In this video Frank Lopez uses his creative talents to talk about his five sisters, pregnancy, love and maternal health.
This video was taped at the MDGfive.com launch event in New York.
Frank Lopez - Frank Antonio López is a New York University graduate with a B.F.A in Film and Television as well as a Spoken Word/Teaching Artist. He has filmed documentaries all over New York City as well as internationally with a focus on social justice issues, in such places as Mexico City, South Africa, Cuba, and Tanzania. His film, “Black Boys Don’t Cry: Manhood in Urban America” screened in an international film festival in Ghana, at the historical Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, and at New York University.