American Heart

Chris Newberry. 92m. USA.

americanheart_ngGRABamericanheart_pjGRAB12A primary care clinic in Minnesota becomes a crossroads for embattled refugees and their devoted doctors. We get a glimpse of the failing health and remarkable lives of Lem Thor, a former political prisoner from Cambodia; Patrick Junior, a member of an oppressed ethnic minority in Burma; and Alex Gliptis, an Ethiopian refugee suffering from PTSD, diabetes and HIV.

2013 MSP International Film Festival Audience Award Winner


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