Growing Apart: The Politics of Family Separation


EVC youth producers report on the psychological impact that their parents’ deportation, incarceration, and substance abuse have on the separation of families. Filming in their homes and neighborhoods, students explore these traumatic experiences, while discovering possibilities for hope and resilience.


Laurel_Awards (1)

BlackStar Film Festival, 2015
Greenwich Village Film Festival, 2015
International Family Film Festival, 2015
The Tower of Youth’s 19th Annual North American All Youth Film & Education Day, 2015


A film produced by high school students who participated in EVC’s Youth Documentary Workshop, 2015.

Additional Information

Institutions & Libraries: $125.00, Community Nonprofits & K-12: $50.00