Lost in detention [videorecording] : President Obama's tough immigration enforcement / produced by Rick Young, Margaret Ebrahim, Catherine Rentz ; written and directed by Rick Young ; a Frontline production with American University School of Communication Investigative Reporting Workshop ; WGBH/Boston.
In English with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Correspondent, Maria Hinojosa.
Editor, Leslie Atkins ; director of photography, Travis Fox ; music, John E. Low.
Originally broadcast as an episode of Frontline October 18, 2011.
More than one million immigrants have been deported since President Obama took office. Deportations and detentions have reached record levels. The get-tough policy has brought complaints of abuse and harsh treatment. Now viewers can investigate Obama's enforcement strategies and journey into the secretive world of immigrant detention, while getting a penetrating look at who is being detained and what is happening to them.