Adelina Anthony is a critically acclaimed and award-winning queer Xicana two-spirit lesbian artista who hails originally from San Antonio, Tejas. She works in various mediums and is best known for her provocative, comedic solo perfomances. With the founding of AdeRisa Productions, she returned to film as an actor, writer, director and producer. She intends to use the film medium as another vehicle for offering arte as medicine to her communities.
Marisa Becerra is a successful business owner and entrepreneur who brings nearly twenty years of business management and accounting experience to the company. In addition, she has many years of volunteer work and activism focused on issues affecting people of color and LGBTQ communities. Her passion for the arts, progressive education and social/economic justice movements fuel the vision of this company. She has been a Producer and/or Executive Producer on all AdeRisa Productions projects.
Photos by Betsy Martinez