Friday, May 15th 7 PM PST
FOLLOWED BY A Q&A WITH THE DIRECTOR
With Immigration Law under attack, five Mexican-American Immigration lawyers form a support group as they strive to help their clients obtain safety and status in the United States. Through their friendship and constant communication, Araceli, Alma, Gladdys, Elizabeth and Jose provide professional and emotional support for each other as they navigate the constant attacks on their clients and profession.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR(S)
Priscilla González Sainz is an award-winning filmmaker who specializes in non-fiction media. Her parents immigrated from Mexico and she grew up in Southern California. Priscilla earned her MFA in Documentary Film and Video from Stanford University, where she was awarded a Stanford Arts grant and curated the Latin American Cinema series “Espejos”. Her work has been supported by Tribeca Film Institute and National Association of Latino Independent Producers. “Status Pending” is her latest short film.