Los Lecheros

2017 | USA | 21 min.
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The current political climate of our nation has many marginalized communities fearing for their future as America becomes increasingly divided. This collection of short films shines a light on these people as they examine the way their lives have changed since November 9th, 2016. In Los Lecheros, the fates of undocumented immigrant workers and Wisconsin's $43 billion dairy industry are inextricably linked— both uncertain of their future, as the threat of deportation under the Cheeto administration rise. Notes From Dunblane: Lessons From a School Shooting offers a sensitive look into the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Massacre and a critique of America’s irresponsible relationship with the 2nd Amendment. 50 years after the Voting Rights Act of 1965, people of color across the US are still having to fight for their right to vote. Dynamic documentary filmmaker, Dawn Porter, is on the case in You Have The Right To Vote. Gavin Grimm vs. offers insight into the life
Film Info
Section:Short Films
Original Title:2017
Release Year:21 min.
Runtime:Short Documentary
Premiere Status:Midwest Premiere
Production Country:USA
Original Language:English
Spanish
Subtitles:English
Cast/Crew Info
Produced by:Jim Cricchi
Screenwriter:Jim Cricchi
Susan Peters
Alexandra Hall
Andy Hall
Coburn Dukehart
Cinematography:Alexandra Hall (based on a story by)
Editing By:Jim Cricchi
Music By:Jim Cricchi
Executive Producer:75 Dollar Bill

Description

The fates of undocumented immigrant workers and Wisconsin's $43 billion dairy industry are closely intertwined – and both are grappling with their options for survival as fears of ICE raids and deportations under the Trump administration grow.

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