Independent Lens An Affadavit Offers Hope to One Filipino Amerasian
Watch Left by the Ship - premiering May 24, 2012 (check local listings) Details
Program: Independent Lens
Episode: An Affadavit Offers Hope to One Filipino Amerasian
Born in 1987, Filipino Amerasian JR was left with his mother at age 5 after the U.S. serviceman who was his father abandoned him. Growing up, he often faced discrimination due to his biracial ethnicity. Now, he has an opportunity to contact his American father. Find out if he does in the Independent Lens documentary, Left By the Ship.• Visit the An Affadavit Offers Hope to One Filipino Amerasian webpage
Premiere Date: 05/24/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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