Selena


2h 7m 1997

Brief Synopsis

By the age of 23, Selena Quintanilla Perez had seen almost all of her dreams come true. She and her family had risen together to a level of success they had hardly imagined, and their upward climb showed no signs of stopping. Selena, with her blend of natural talent, boundless energy and magnetic charm, was poised to become popular music's next big superstar, until her life was cut short at the hands of a friend she had thought loyal.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Biography
Drama
Latino
Music
Musical
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD)
Location
San Antonio, Texas, USA; Poteet, Texas, USA; Corpus Christi, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 7m

Synopsis

By the age of 23, Selena Quintanilla Perez had seen almost all of her dreams come true. She and her family had risen together to a level of success they had hardly imagined, and their upward climb showed no signs of stopping. Selena, with her blend of natural talent, boundless energy and magnetic charm, was poised to become popular music's next big superstar, until her life was cut short at the hands of a friend she had thought loyal.

Crew

Dexter Adriano

Assistant Editor

Matt Agan

Production Assistant

David F Anthony

Song

Harold Arlen

Song

Steven Armstrong

Editing

Tony Arnaud

Grip

Consuelo Arrango

Song

Pete Astudillo

Song

Carla Aucoin

Production Supervisor

Joaquin Avellan

Assistant Sound Editor

Lori A Barrera

Other

Bob Beemer

Rerecording

Elisabetta Beraldo

Costume Designer

Beth Bergeron

Adr Editor

Bob Berman

Assistant Editor

Moses Bernan

Office Assistant

Dean Beville

Sound Editor

George Bolton

Transportation Co-Captain

James Borrego

Production Assistant

Liz Bowie

Production Assistant

Luis Brito

Craft Service

Thom Buckley

Production Assistant

Ellen Burke

Music

Raul Cadena

Office Assistant

Carolyn Caldera

Associate Producer

Russell Caldwell

Lighting

Vanessa Camarena-arrendondo

Office Assistant

Manolo Campion

Assistant Camera Operator

Robert C Campion

Production Accountant

Johnny Canales

Special Thanks To

Kristie Canavan

Choreographer

Fernando Cano

Office Assistant

Roberto Cantoral

Song

Bayard Carey

Sound Mixer

Todd Carlon

Music

Robert Carr

Song

James L Carter

Director Of Photography

Linda Casaves

Production Assistant

Rafael Castro

Video

Curtiss Clayton

Editor

Stacey S. Clipp

Assistant Editor

Laura Cordova

Stunts

Steven Costancio

Set Costumer

Daniel Craven

Assistant Editor

Fernando Cubillas

Assistant

Billy Cude

Transportation Co-Captain

James Currier

Production Assistant

Linda Dasilva

Production Supervisor

Nancy De Los Santos

Associate Producer

John Deblau

Lighting Technician

Dominique Decaudain

Foley Artist

Michael Dellheim

Location Manager

Virginia Diaz

Location Manager

Mack Discant

Song

Corina Duran

Hair Stylist

Juan Echavarria

Stunts

Tony Eguia

Production Assistant

Steven J. Escobar

Video

Moctesuma Esparza

Producer

Tonantzin Esparza

Makeup Assistant

Tonatiuh Esparza

Production Assistant

Willie Estrada

Assistant Camera Operator

Tres Falls

Assistant Director

Jamie Farias

Song

Julia Favela

Office Assistant

Dino Fekaris

Song

Guillermo Rodriguez Fiffe

Song

Robert Fitzgerald

Sound Editor

Rolf Fleischmann

Assistant Editor

Linda Folk

Adr Editor

Lelah Foster

Office Assistant

David M. Garber

Visual Effects Supervisor

Kirk Gardner

Steadicam Operator

Kirk Gardner

Director Of Photography

Robert Garrett

Music Editor

Miranda Garrison

Choreographer

Isaac Garza

Video

Michael George

Music

Kimberly Gibson

Dialogue Editor

Stanford S. Gilbert

Property Master

James Glennon

Director Of Photography

Henry J Golas

Associate Producer

Franne Golde

Song

Erica Gomez

Production Assistant

Leticia Gonzalez

Production Assistant

Rosa Gonzalez

Post-Production Supervisor

Martin Gore

Song

Steven Greenberg

Song

Dave Grusin

Music

Claudia Guerrero-zalokar

Assistant Editor

Andrew Gutierrez

Production Assistant

Michael Hall

Assistant

Warren Hamilton

Sound Editor

Emil Clayton Hampton

Assistant

E. Y. Harburg

Song

Lorenz Hart

Song

James Hawkinson

Camera Operator

Gregory A. Hedgepath

Sound Editor

Marcia A Henke

Other

James Henken

Music

James Henken

Song

Curtis Herbert

Dolly Grip

Francisco Hernandez

Assistant

Toby Holguin

Stunts

Steve Hurson

Assistant Camera Operator

David Infante

Production Assistant

Paul Jabara

Song

Sally Jackson

Extras Agent/Coordinator

William Jacobs

Sound Editor

Sydney James

Music

Sydney James

Song

Sydney James

Music Supervisor

Susie Jasso

Office Assistant

Michael Jonascu

Sound Editor

Steven M. Kalb

Associate Producer

Robert Katz

Producer

Nicholas Vincent Korda

Adr Editor

Edward Lachman

Director Of Photography

Edmund J Lachmann

Adr Editor

Natascha Ladek

Wig Supplier

Randy Lafollette

Assistant Director

Robert J Lemos

Assistant Editor

Michelle Lewis

Song

Ben Loggins

Stunt Coordinator

Carmen Lomas Garza

Special Thanks To

Peter C Lopez

Coproducer

Veronica Lozano

Office Assistant

Terry Ann Machado

Hair Assistant

Ben Magliochetti

Production Assistant

Caitlin Maloney

Art Department Coordinator

Liza Marquez

Office Assistant

Zelda Mattox

Transportation Captain

John Mcburney

Makeup Assistant

James Mcmillan

Grip

Ron Merriam

Foreman

Margie Meurer

Office Assistant

Ralph Millero

Office Assistant

Johnny Mitchell

Song

Theresa Repola Mohammed

Negative Cutting

Liliana M Molina

Script Supervisor

Brian Moore

Song

Sergio J Morena

Hair Assistant

Jesse Moreno

Craft Service

Giorgio Moroder

Song

Helene Mulholland

Post-Production Supervisor

Michelene Mundo

Set Production Assistant

Don Murray

Music

Roger Mussenden

Casting

Austin Myers

Wardrobe Supervisor

Gregory Nava

Screenplay

Danny Navarrette

Electrician

Chemen Ochoa

Assistant Director

Kaaren F Ochoa

Assistant Director

Ignacio Oliveros

Office Assistant

Jimmy Ortega

Stunts

Rod Ortega

Hair Assistant

Maura E Osborne

Production Assistant

Suzanne Parham

Other

Allyn Partin-hernandez

Dialect Coach

Darren Patnode

On-Set Dresser

Jeff Payne

Foley Editor

Jessica Pazdernik

Costumes

Jennifer Pena

Song Performer

Chris Perez

Special Thanks To

Frederick Perren

Song

Philip C Pfeiffer

Director Of Photography

David Martin Phillip

Other

M E Prescott

Special Effects Supervisor

Justin Quach

Assistant Camera Operator

A B Quintanilla Iii

Song

Abraham Quintanilla

Executive Producer

Abraham Quintanilla

Song

Alex Ramirez

Production Assistant

Julie Ramirez

Set Costumer

Danny Ramos

Assistant Director

Sergio Reyes

Rerecording

Paula Rich

Music

John Richards

Music

Nancy Richardson

Editor

Patty Rivers Schisler

Accounting Assistant

Richard Rodgers

Song

Arlene Rodriguez

Assistant

Curtis Roush

Music Editor

Elisabeth Rudolph

Casting Associate

Norman Saleet

Song

Laura Salinas

Office Assistant

Xavier C Salinas

Assistant

Mark Sanchez

Makeup

Chaz Sanford

Song

Jeanette Scott

Set Decorator

B Tennyson Sebastian Iii

Rerecording

Patricia Serafina Madiedo

Production Supervisor

Alan R Serotta

Foreman

Joe Shiff

Assistant Sound Editor

Joel Shryack

Assistant Sound Editor

Mario Simon

Transportation Coordinator

Frank Smathers

Foley Editor

David Chris Smith

Sound Editor

David Allen Smith

Boom Operator

Tom Snow

Song

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Biography
Drama
Latino
Music
Musical
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD)
Location
San Antonio, Texas, USA; Poteet, Texas, USA; Corpus Christi, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 7m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring March 21, 1997

Released in United States on Video September 23, 1997

Released in United States on Video September 24, 1997

Jennifer Lopez reportedly received $1 million for this film.

Jennifer Lopez reportedly received $1 million for this film.

Completed shooting November 15, 1996.

Began shooting September 4, 1996.

Released in United States Spring March 21, 1997

Released in United States on Video September 23, 1997

Released in United States on Video September 24, 1997