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American Winter (home-use)

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    • Directed by: Joe Gantz & Harry Gantz
    • Produced by: Joe Gantz & Harry Gantz


    Released: 2015
    Running Time: 71 min

    AMERICAN WINTER is a timely documentary that follows the personal stories of eight families struggling in the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.  Filmed over the winter of 2011-12, the film reveals the devastating effects of the mortgage meltdown, high unemployment, the health care crisis, and budget cuts to the social safety net through the eyes of families in crisis.  Woven into the film are interviews with economic experts, policy analysts, religious leaders, and social workers. Ultimately, AMERICAN WINTER presents a powerful portrait of the consequences of rising poverty, the decline of the middle class, and the fracturing of the American Dream. 

     

    Awards

    "Using a mix of hard facts and personal stories, American Winter is too compelling to ignore." - Indiewire Review "American Winter" A Devastating Portrait Of The Erosion Of The Middle Class by Kevin Jagernauth

    "Wrenching" - Washington Post by Elaine Weiss

    "Finally, a movie has arrived that shows the precariousness of the US economy for the majority of Americans, refusing to distinguish between a deserving and non-deserving poor" - Greg Kaufman, The Nation This Week in Poverty: 'A Place at the Table' and 'American Winter'

    "...A very vivid snapshot of what life was like for many formerly middle-class families. Families that, amid the deepest valley of the economic downturn, were having trouble keeping it all together." - Kai Ryssdal, Marketplace (American Public Media)

    "Powerful and timely" - NBC's In Plain Sight

    "A thoughtful and confrontational exploration of poverty" - P. L. Thomas, Daily Kos

    "An intimate portrait of real American families struggling to make ends meet" - Ben Bamsey, HLNtv

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