Loretta is a filmmaker holding an M.A in Documentary Journalism from New York University and an M.A in Conflict Studies and Human Rights from Utrecht University. She has reported extensively on topics such as Gang Violence, Human Trafficking and the Drug War in Latin America for international broadcasters including as Discovery Channel and Channel 4. She was nominated for a News Emmy twice, first with ‘Sound of Vision’ a short film she co-directed for PBS in 2012 and again in 2013 for a 50 minute documentary she produced for Discovery Channel about forensic scientists looking for Mexico’s disappeared. She is currently working on her first feature documentary.