SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19th 2016
10:50 AM – UNDOCUMENTED LIVES
12:00 PM Sad Happiness: Cynthia’s Transborder Journey, dir. Lynn Stephens (38 mins)
Screenings are followed by Q&A with Lynn Stephens.
LOCATION: Minneapolis Convention Center, Auditorium 2
This documentary illuminates the struggles of millions of families divided between the U.S. and Mexico where children are mobile citizens and parents cannot leave. This story is narrated by eleven-year old Cinthya -who while visiting her parent’s indigenous home for the first time- discovers her Mexican and indigenous Zapotec roots.