Two Americans

Two Americans

Baltimore Premiere

Baltimore Premiere

Event Type: screenings, Latino, politics, documentary

Thu Jul 11 7pm
$12, $7 mbrs General Public tickets › Members tickets ›

Overview

Overview Two Americans

Dir: Daniel Devivo and Valeria Fernandez, USA, 2012, 92 min.

The story of 9-year-old Katherine Figueroa, who fights to save her parents from deportation, and with a community group, confronts the actions of Joe Arpaio, America’s Toughest Sheriff. Panel discussion follows. Panelists: Daniel DeVivo, Film Director; Elizabeth Alex, Central Maryland lead organizer, CASA de Maryland; and Sirine Shebaya, attorney directing ACLU of Maryland's immigrants rights advocacy. Hosted by the ACLU of Maryland and the American Constitution Society. 7pm. $12, $7 mbrs.

On July 17 an immigration judge will decide whether the family depicted in Two Americans gets to stay together or whether the parents will be deported. Click here to sign and share the petition to keep Kathy and her family together!

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