A Documentary Film by Camilo Silva

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Post-Production Update

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016 in Ambassador Blog, Slider |

Post-Production Update

It’s been a while since we’ve sent out an update. We are currently on round four of our rough cut edit and slowly but surely working out the structure and narrative arc of the film. ┬áIt’s been a long process of going through the years of materials we have collected and filmed and trying to condense it into a 90 minute film however we are getting closer everyday and really excited to move forward on the project. The next steps we will be collecting stock footage and...

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We Did It!!!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2013 in Ambassador Blog, Slider | 0 comments

We Did It!!!

As most of you know by now we successfully reached our $25,000 fundraising goal on Indiegogo on August 24th, 2013. We want to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for making this happen. We can’t be more excited to finally get this project off the ground and commence filming. We couldn’t have do it with out the amazing support from our friends, family, and fans. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! Let the camera roll…..

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LA Unveils Costliest School In Nation

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Ambassador Blog, Slider | 0 comments

LA Unveils Costliest School In Nation

LA Unveils $578 Million School, Costliest In The Nation On Old Ambassador Hotel Site Huffington Post– LOS ANGELES — Next month’s opening of the Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools will be auspicious for a reason other than its both storied and infamous history as the former Ambassador Hotel, where the Democratic presidential contender was assassinated in 1968. With an eye-popping price tag of $578 million, it will mark the inauguration of the nation’s most expensive...

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Seeing Stars – The Ambassador Hotel Los Angeles

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in 1920's, 1930's, 1940's, 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, 1980's, 1990's, 2000's, 2010's, Ambassador Blog, Slider | 0 comments

Seeing Stars – The Ambassador Hotel Los Angeles

The Ambassador Hotel Los Angeles – A Brief History… SeeingStars – In February 2006, the Ambassador Hotel was torn down – proving once and for all that Los Angeles has no regard for its history… In 2001, the Los Angeles Unified School District bought the property, and three new schools have now been built on the site of the Ambassador: an elementary school, a middle school and a high school. It opened in 2010, and will serve 4,200 students at a price tag of $578...

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The Cocoanut Grove Ambassadors

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Ambassador Blog, Slider | 0 comments

The Cocoanut Grove Ambassadors

The Cocoanut Grove Ambassadors of 1930’s When those who celebrate the Golden Age of Hollywood reflect back on the halcyon days of the early 1930s, one particular nightspot comes immediately to mind: the Cocoanut Grove at Los Angeles’ Ambassador Hotel. This lavishly appointed club, part of the massive 23-acre Ambassador resort that also included four restaurants, a bowling alley, a billiard room, and even a movie theater, was decorated in Moroccan style and featured full-sized palm...

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