Part of FYP-DC's role within the community is to increase awareness on issues that affect our community or the greater Asian Pacific American (APA) communities. Please learn about the the documentary, "Documented" below
A mother. A son. An American journey.
Written and directed by Jose Antonio Vargas
Co-directed by Ann Lupo
In 2011, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas outed himself as an undocumented immigrant in the New York Times Magazine. "Documented" chronicles his journey to America from the Philippines as a child; his journey through America as an immigration reform activist/provocateur; and his journey inward as he re-connects with his mother, whom he hasn't seen in 20 years.
The documentary is scheduled to premiere in Washington, DC on June 21st, 2013 at 8:00pm at the Portrait Gallery.
If you're interested in attending, you may purchase tickets by clicking on the following link: Purchase Tickets for Documented (DC Premiere)
(This short clip is a teaser for "Documented." Edited by Ann Lupo and Jake Honig. Music is "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child" by Beth Nielsen Chapman: www.bethnielsenchapman.com.)
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