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Join IPTV for preview screening of "Train to Nowhere"

September 27, 2010

On Sunday, October 3, Iowa Public Television and the producers of "Train to Nowhere: Inside an Immigrant Death Investigation" will host a free preview screening of the documentary film at Iowa Public Television headquarters.The film will air on Iowa Public Television statewide on Tuesday, October 12 at 7 p.m.

When eleven bodies are found inside a freight car in Iowa, a New York man is certain his missing younger brother will be listed among the dead. The Guatemalan immigrant joins investigators in a search for the smugglers who locked a group of undocumented immigrants inside the railcar to throw off Border Patrol inspectors. This documentary offers an in-depth look at the investigation and those involved – from the Guatemalan brothers to a key immigration agent to a man charged in the case - in a tragedy that made headlines internationally.

A trailer for the film may be seen at www.TrainToNowhere.com

For immediate release:
September 27, 2010

For information contact:
Tonya Weber Dusold
Communications Manager
(515) 725-9705

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