Day 7 of 10 – Immigrant and Refugee Film Fest

Day 7 of 10 – Immigrant and Refugee Film Fest

 On Day 7 of Community Supported Film’s 10 day New Immigrant and Refugee Visions (NIRV) film festival, Braulio Tellez-Vilches brings us an excerpt from his film, Lift with Your Heart, about Haitian choreographer and dancer Jean Appolon. Braulio emigrated from Cuba in...
US Project more challenging to implement than in Afghanistan or Haiti

US Project more challenging to implement than in Afghanistan or Haiti

It turns out that doing a Community Supported Film training and production project in the US is much more challenging than in Haiti or even Afghanistan. This came as a surprise to all of us! When the New Immigrant and Refugee Visions (NIRV) training began in July...
ON THE MEDIA: The View From Room 205

ON THE MEDIA: The View From Room 205

Can schools make the American Dream real for poor students? ON THE MEDIA: A powerful radio documentary on the appalling state of US education in poor neighborhoods.  From Linda Lutton at WBEZ, Chicago public radio. Source: The View From Room...