Aminta De Lara
Aminta De Lara is an award winning actor and director. She is a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and is an original founding member of the theatre group SinTeatro. Aminta has earned credits in both Venezuela and the United States in acting, directing and writing. Recent projects include directing the play Aviones de Papel, by Diana Chery at Teatro LaTea in New York City for which she received an HOLA (Hispanic Organization of Latino Actors) Award for Best Director in 2011.
The film El Rumor de las Piedras directed by Alejandro Bellame, in which she played a major role opened in June 2011 as part of the Merida Film Festival in Venezuela has earned the Best Movie award and in 2012 the Best International movie at the New York International Latino Film Festival.
The last production of her play Swallows/ Golondrina in 2015 at La MaMa was invited to participate in the Miami International Theater Festival of that same year.
Recently the film La Noche de las dos Lunas, directed by Miguel Ferrari, in which she plays a major role opened at the Montreal International Film Festival.