REFUGEE

Aicha Diop, a West African refugee made the biggest sacrifice of all when she boarded a plane for the US in 2003, leaving her 5 children behind. Despite the trauma of her past, a life-threatening illness, and the harsh realities of life in the South Bronx, Aicha perseveres, driven solely by the desire to provide her children with a better future and to be reunited with them once again. 

 

Directors: Joyce Chen & Emily Moore

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Year: 2017

Website: www.refugeedoc.com

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