Educational - Series of 7 (on DVD)

The episodes included in this selection of seven include refugees and immigrants as well as native born Americans. Ethnically, there are Caucasians and African-Americans; Hmong from Laos, Mexicans, Native Americans, and Persians from Iran. In terms of professions, there is a college president, a painter, a lawyer and city councilwoman, a social worker, a cartoneria/paper maché artist, a mother-daughter team of coffee shop owners, a university professor, a professional dancer and a non-profit fund-raiser.

More specifically, we have included episode #2 (guest is Dr. Helen Carr Benjamin, host is Eve A. Ma), #3 (guests are Dr. Ali Ferdowsi and Shahrzad Khorsandi, host is Eve A. Ma); #4 (guest is Pam Fingado and host is Eve A. Ma), #5 (guests are Louiza Gueorguieva and Maria Mihaylova, host is Eve A. Ma), #6 (guest is Ruben Guzman and host is Hershell West), #10 (guest is Ashley Phillips and host is Eve A. Ma) and #14 (guest is Yang Xiong and host is Jeff Schoenhard).

To purchase, you may send a purchase order to or use the PayPal button below. It is important to let us know if you require closed captions. And please note that, recognizing the realities of their situation, we have a special price for public libraries and K-12.

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Educationa-Individual Episodes - Purchase on DVD

Educational-Individual Episodes (on DVD):

If you would prefer to purchase individual episodes, here is what we have available now. We are currently re-editing several other episodes and expect to soon have more available. Again, if you would prefer, you can send us a Purchase Order instead of buying through PayPal.

Roots & Branches series of 7 DVDs episode #3, #4, #5, #6, #9, #10, #14-SEE ABOVE.   #1 Anne Austin   #2 Dr. Helen Carr Benjamin   #3 Dr. Ali Ferdowsi & Shahrzad Khorsandi   #4 Pam Fingado
#5 Louiza Gueorguieva & Maria Mihaylova   #6 Rubén Guzmán   #7 Fred Davis Jackson   #8 Gurbux Khalon   #9 Letitia Moore, Esq.
#10 Ashley Phillips   #11 Sani Rifati   #12 Ray Soungpanya & Bouaphet Sygnavong   #13 Hershell West   #14 Yang Xiong
#15 Carola Zertuche   Roots & Branches series of 13 DVDs