The State of Arizona
a DCTV Presents screening
co-presented with ITVS Community Cinema
This brand new vérité documentary by the folks behind the award-winning Farmingville, captures the explosive emotions and complex realities behind Arizona's headline-grabbing struggle with illegal immigration. Following Arizona's controversial Senate Bill 1070, dubbed the "show me your papers" law, The State of Arizona tells the stories of Arizonans on all sides of this divisive issue from ground zero of the nation's immigration debate.
Carlos Sandoval (Producer/Director) is the co-director/producer of the award-winning documentaries, A Class Apart (American Experience 2009, Imagen Award) and Farmingville (P.O.V. 2004, Sundance Special Jury Prize). A lawyer and writer, Sandoval's work has appeared in such publications as The New York Times and has been included in anthologies. His experience as a lawyer includes telecommunications and complex litigation. Prior to attending law school, Sandoval worked on immigration and refugee affairs as a member of the U.S. delegation to the United Nations, and as a program officer for The Century Foundation.
Catherine Tambini (Producer/Director) is the co-director/producer of the award-winning documentary Farmingville. Ms. Tambini co-produced the Academy Award nominated documentary Suzanne Farrell: Elusive Muse, which aired on PBS's Great Performances/Dance In America. She field produced and shot portions of MTV's series I'm From Rolling Stone and TLC's Pageant Perfect. She was the production manager for Connie and Ruthie, Every Room in the House (HBO) and Best Man (Cinemax). She assisted in the production design of many well-known Hollywood films including The Hand That Rocks The Cradle, Steel Magnolias, True Colors, and The Secret of My Success.
ABOUT COMMUNITY CINEMA & DCTV PRESENTS:
DCTV was selected by Community Cinema as a Producing Partner for the 2013-2014 season, and looks forward to screening more incredible previews of films from PBS's Independent Lens.
Community Cinema is a groundbreaking public education and civic engagement initiative featuring free monthly screenings of films from the Emmy Award-winning series Independent Lens and other PBS presentations. Community Cinema is on location in more than 95 cities nationally, bringing together leading organizations, community members, and public television stations to learn, discuss, and get involved in key social issues of our time.
DCTV Presents is DCTV's signature screening and event series that highlights innovative and provocative work from the independent filmmaking community. From screening films by emerging artists to hosting master classes led by renowned groundbreakers in the industry, each event offers the public a unique and inclusive opportunity to share, support and embrace truly independent art. All events are open to the public, and serve super cheap drinks, alcoholic & non!
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