By Joyce Chen, Emily More
"Refugee" tells the story of Aicha Diop, a West African refugee who 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.
Joyce Chen, Emily More
Wolof, French with English subtitles
Aicha Diop, Vallerie Fall, Lidy Fall, Sophia Fall, El Hadj Fall