The Houston Film Critics Society has selected five indie films to compete for this year’s 2019 Texas Independent Film Award – awarded to an independently financed film shot in Texas.
Building the American Dream
NAME OF FILM: BUILDING THE AMERICAN DREAM
DIRECTOR(S): Chelsea Hernandez
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: In Texas, construction workers face the deadliest conditions in the country. Building the American Dream follows three immigrant families who are rising up to seek justice and equality in an industry rife with exploitation.
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