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In vivid vérité detail, My American Girls: A Dominican Love Story captures the joys and struggles over a year in the lives of the Ortiz family, first generation immigrants from the Dominican Republic.

Filmmaker Interviews

Aaron Matthews provides a glimpse into contemporary immigrant life in this interview about his film My American Girls.

  • Updated on April 23, 2014

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My American Girls (54 min.)

Premiere Date: July 3, 2001

Encore Broadcast Date: Aug. 13, 2002

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Trailer: Link

Filmmaker: Aaron Matthews Bio | Interview | Statement

Press: Press Release


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