Airs Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV
Monday, October 18, 2010
"Visa Dream" follows a lovable mother and father in Mexico who have been divided from their family over the Mexican-American border. They have not seen one of their daughters for 16 years. They spend a lot of time and money to try to get their tourist visa without knowing if they will be approved or not. Learn more about this divided family situation, as well as challenges that face about 6 million people each year trying to get a USA Tourist Visa. The film was directed by Jorge Meraz and produced by Steven Javitz. "Visa Dream" is on Facebook.