Yerania Del Orbe is a Dominican American Actor, Writer, Director and Producer. Born in the Dominican Republic and raised in The Bronx, NY. She attended High school at St. Thomas Aquinas in the Bronx and served 10yrs in The US Army. She began her higher education at Central Texas College, Temple Texas studying Business during her military service. She was honorably discharged in 2008, and continued her studies. She graduated from The New School, NYC with a Bachelors in Liberal Arts & Media Studies in 2013. Masters in Film Vermont College of Fine Arts class of April 2021.
In 2019 she started Latina Made Media. A production company dedicated to making films that center around Latino cultures and families.
Latina Made Media is a Film and Media Production Company established on the principal of making media for all audiences based on reflections of the Latino culture and experiences produced and told by Latino Artists. Formed with a Family based working environment in mind Yerania Del Orbe, a Dominican-American Actor, Writer, Producer and Filmmaker founded Latina Made Media in 2019 out of Somerville, Massachusetts.
I want to make films that tell about my colorful culture and open peoples eyes. I am obsessed with making films that show how powerful a woman can be and center around familial bonds and their struggles.