Contribute Now
Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream | Topics | WMHT
  • Click to join the WMHT e-news mailing list
  • Click to make a sustaining contribution to WMHT
  • Click to contribute to WMHT
  • In Partnership With:
  • PBS
  • NPR

Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream

Watch Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6pm on WORLD

Additional airdates on WORLD:
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 10am & 4pm
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1pm
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 5pm 

Immigrant Nation! is a feature documentary film about the modern immigrant rights movement. In particular, it is the story of the struggle of Elvira Arellano, a single mother from Chicago, who fought her deportation. The film also interweaves the stories of individuals, organizations, activists and community leaders united by passion and a concern for justice. This film illustrates the opposition to the controversial HR4437 immigration bill as well as the ongoing struggle and demand for comprehensive immigration reform.

Independent Lens Blog

Independent Lens Wins 3 News & Documentary Emmy Awards Independent Lens Wins 3 News & Documentary Emmy Awards
Cover your ears, it’s horn tooting time here! Last night at the News Documentary Emmy Awards ceremony, Independent Le...
Independent Lens Announces New Fall Slate Independent Lens Announces New Fall Slate
On the heels of receiving ten News and Documentary Emmy nominations, Independent Lens announced today that its new se...

NPR People & Places