Director Michèle Stephenson’s new documentary follows families of those affected by the 2013 legislation stripping citizenship from Dominicans of Haitian descent, uncovering the complex history and present-day politics of Haiti and the Dominican Republic through the grassroots electoral campaign of a young attorney named Rosa Iris.
Dajabon: Dominican-Haitian border.
Office of Migration and Passports
“Someone call me Haitian because of my skin color. They called me Haitian as an insult."
Junta Central Electoral
Rosa driving election day; “Girlfriend, give me just 100 pesos.”