The award-winning documentary on immigration justice, The Second Cooler is coming to UAH
The Second Cooler/La segunda nevera, an award-winning documentary on immigration justice will be shown Thursday, Sept. 25, at UAH.
The 80-minute film will be presented at 5:30 p.m., in the university's Charger Union Theater. The event is free and open to the public. A question and answer session, and a reception in honor of the director, Ellin Jimmerson will follow the documentary. The viewing of The Second Cooler is sponsored by the UAH Office of Diversity, College of Liberal Arts, Women's and Gender Studies, Global Studies, Department of Foreign Languages, Spanish Club and the Hispanic Student Organization.
The Second Cooler is a migrant justice film for English and Spanish speaking audiences. It unravels the reasons why 12 million Latin American migrants are in the U.S. illegally. The documentary was written, directed, produced and edited by Dr. Ellin Jimmerson, minister at Weatherly Heights Baptist Church in Huntsville. Famed Hollywood actor and political activist, Martin Sheen is the film's narrator.