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An American Tail
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) PN1995.9.A6 A647 2008
A Russian mouse lands in New York in the 1880s, only to be separated from his family. He must now learn to live on the streets and evade the mean cats.
Sacco & Vanzetti
Call Number: MOH AV Video PN1995.9.B55 S2 1980
Drama about the 1927 Massachusetts trial and execution of two Italian-American immigrant anarchists.
Moscow on the Hudson
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) PN1995.9.C55 M777 2014
Vladimir Ivanoff defects in New York, moves into the crowded Harlem flat of a black security guard and begins to adjust to life in the USA.
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) PN1995.9.D7 A925 2000
The story of several generations of a family, from the arrival of Jewish immigrant Sam Krichinsky in the suburb of Baltimore called Avalon.
Flower Drum Song
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) PN1995.9.M86 F383 2006
Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Mei Li comes from China to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong.
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) PN1995.9.W4 T47 2006
Needing to keep his honor-bound commitment, Texas ranch foreman Pete returns the body of illegal Mexican immigrant ranch-hand Melquiades Estrada to his preferred resting place in the Mexican wilderness.
Foreign Language Films
La Petite Jerusalem
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) PN1995.91.F7 P34 2006
The story of two Sephardic Orthodox immigrant sisters living in a Jewish suburb of Paris, both of whom are struggling to reconcile their philosophical & religious ideologies with their romantic desires.
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) PN1995.91.S6 N75 2009
Enrique and Rosa are brother and sister Mayan Indian peasants, living in the mountains of Guatemala...they make their way to Los Angeles, hoping to make a new life as young, uneducated, and illegal immigrants.
Papers: Stories of Undocumented Youth
Call Number: MOH AV Video (DVD) JV6600 .P36 2010
Twelve million undocumented immigrants live in the United States; two million of them are children. This film is about people who did not decide to become illegal immigrants. Their parents made that choice for them.