AR PremiereI LEARN AMERICA

Directed by Jean-Michel Dissard and Gitte Peng


I Learn America


Category: Documentary Feature
Year: 2013
Run Time: 92:00

Synopsis: One high school, one school year, five new Americans. At the International High School at Lafayette, a Brooklyn public high school dedicated to newly arrived immigrants from all over the world, five teenagers strive to master English, adapt to families they haven't seen in years, and create a future of their own while coming of age in a new land. Through these five vibrant young people, their stories and struggles, we "learn America."

Screenings: AFI Docs, Doc NYC, Nantucket Film Festival, Starz Denver Film Festival, St. Louis International Film Festival, Hawaii Film Festival

 

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SCREENING INFO

Saturday, April 5, NOON
UACCB
Part of "Breaking Through: Promoting Cultural Understanding through Film"
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Jean-Michel Dissard Attending

 

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