The Craig Fahle Show

"First Generation" Film Screening At WSU

September, 13, 2013

Photo courtesy of firstgraduate.org

The documentary “First Generation” follows four high school students over three years as they try to break the cycle of poverty in their homes by pursuing a college education. The teens come from differing backgrounds -- an inner city athlete, a small town waitress, a Samoan warrior dancer, and the daughter of migrant field workers. The documentary is screening tomorrow (Tue.) at 4pm at Wayne State University in the Community Arts Auditorium. Guests include Michigan GEAR UP program councelor at WSU LaNorris Alexander; Director, Adam Fenderson; and one of the students featured in the film Celia Lopez

Go Deeper

First Generation trailer

First Generation website