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#WelcomeUS | Celebrating Immigrant Heritage Month

Monday, December 22, 2014 N. R. 0 Comments

Broken Tail Light: "A mother (Jamie-Lynn Sigler, The Sopranos) and her three-year-old daughter (Heaven King, The Ellen Show) giggle and dance to their favorite song on the radio. A chance encounter with a police officer changes the course of their lives forever."

The Secrets of Strangers (directed by Rocsi Diaz) bring together complete strangers who share an intimate secret about their identity.

Love, America (directed by Naya Rivera) shows the diverse country of origin of the people that immigrate to America. 

Valley of the Undocumented "... inspired by the millions of people who live in the United States with the very real fear that an undocumented family member could be deported at any moment. This video captures the profound desire of these people to live in this country with their families and homes intact." Poem written and narrated by Lemon Andersen. Directed by Guillermo Diaz.

Comedian Elon Gold visits Ellis Island to learn more about his parents immigration experience.