Films – Immigrant Rights

Not in Our Town: Class Actions and Not in Our Town: Light in the Darkness
Producer: PBS
Documentary about a town uniting to take action after anti-immigrant violence devastates the community. Follow-up video on how other towns were inspired to take similar action. Discussion and action guide for schools available at here. Excerpts of films available here.
Time: 1 hour

The Quest for Religious Freedom
Producer: PBS Finding Your Roots, Source: PBS
Video clips about immigrant families seeking religious freedom (Puritans, Jews, Muslims) with lesson plans that discuss role of religion in immigration and religious stereotypes. Lesson Plans accompany each video segment.
Time: various

Talking about Immigrants

Producer: Not in Our Town
Nine short videos showing different aspects of the immigrant experience in the USA.Time: various