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  • Independent Lens

Independent Lens | Welcome to Shelbyville | Promo | PBS

Duration: 03:25
Program: Independent Lens #1224
Broadcast Date: May. 24, 2011

Set in the heart of America's Bible Belt, Welcome to Shelbyville focuses on a small Southern town as they grapple with rapid demographic change and issues of immigrant integration. The film captures the complexity of the African American, Latino, white, and Somali subjects as their lives intertwine against the backdrop of a crumbling economy and the election of a new president.

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Post Date: May 24, 2011