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Maid in America

Author: Kevin Leadingham; Anayansi Prado; Impacto Films (Firm); Women Make Movies (Firm)
Publisher: New York, NY : Women Make Movies, 2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This documentary explores the lives of three Latina immigrant women who work as nannies and housekeepers in Los Angeles, California. Through these women's lives, this documentary explores the globalization of motherhood, the challenges they face while pursuing the American dream and the significant role they play in American households today--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Leadingham; Anayansi Prado; Impacto Films (Firm); Women Make Movies (Firm)
OCLC Number: 62096560
Language Note: In English and Spanish with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced in 2004.
Credits: Music, Robert F. Trucios ; editing, Alejandro Valdés-Rochin ; cinematography, Kevin Leadingham.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: [presented by] Impacto Films ; produced by Kevin Leadingham ; produced & directed by Anayansi Prado.

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This documentary explores the lives of three Latina immigrant women who work as nannies and housekeepers in Los Angeles, California. Through these women's lives, this documentary explores the globalization of motherhood, the challenges they face while pursuing the American dream and the significant role they play in American households today--Container.

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