Point of Entry: An Intimate Look at Modern Immigration

Carlos is an illegal immigrant. His decision to leave Mexico weighed heavily on him, but he knew that to get ahead he would have to go.

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Series
Global Voices
Premiere Date
October 3, 2010
Length
30 minutes
Director

Zeus Quijano, Jr.

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The Film

Carlos is an illegal immigrant living in the United States with his wife and two children. His decision to leave Mexico, his parents and siblings weighed heavily on him, but he knew that for them to get ahead he would have to leave for America. He was 15 years old at the time. Today, Carlos is 30 and continues sending money home to his family.

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