Itxy Quintanilla

Apprentice News Clerk

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Itxy Quintanilla is an Apprentice News Clerk for AirTalk and FilmWeek with Larry Mantle.

Prior to joining KPCC, Itxy interned at KCRW, NPR, and reported for several publications. She enjoys telling stories through writing, audio, film, and photography.

Itxy graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in art. As a native Angeleno, she loves public radio, movies, and music.

Stories by Itxy Quintanilla

How ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is a game changer for representation in Hollywood

It’s been 25 years since a major motion picture centered around an Asian American story hit the big screen.

$13 billion in spending, 82 original films, and no more online reviews: Forecasting Netflix’s future by the numbers

Netflix’s revolution will be televised. From its beginnings as a DVD rental service, the company has now grown into a streaming giant.

The final kick: Croatia versus France, what to expect and how we got here

The World Cup comes to an end on Sunday with France and Croatia competing for first place.

Revisiting films in the #MeToo era

In light of the #MeToo movement, perceptions of certain films might have changed.