Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 6:00p -
Arlington Center for the Arts
20 Academy street
Arlington, MA 02476
Art, Film, Festivals & Fairs, Kid Friendly, Performing Arts, Social Good
Immigrants Make US a Great Country to Live
Back of the House (11 min)
LIA KORNMEHEHL | DOC | WINSOR SCHOOL IN BOSTON, MA | USA
Synopsis: Back of the House is a short documentary film about the vital and undervalued role immigrants play in the restaurant industry. The film explores the strength of five Hispanic immigrants and tells their stories coming to and working in the United States. In addition to the personal narratives, three leaders in immigration law and policy: Susan Church, Vincent Rougeau, and Brian Lang bring a unique perspective on how immigration has affected them
KARLA CORTES | SOMERVILLE MA | DOC | SCATV YOUTH PROGRAM
A Latino restaurateur’s challenges of being recognized as a major player in the sushi world.
AWARDS: A-Town Teen Video Contest, Arlington MA | AIFF Microsoft Award
KARLA CORTES | SOMERVILLE MA | DOC | SCATV YOUTH PROGRAM | WORLD PREMIERE
A discussion on endangered DACA and TPS programs and how the lives of many undocumented people now hang in the balance.