American Winter, the Portland International Film Festival's "Best Documentary" winner, was featured on NPR's Morning Edition today.
The Portland-centric film follows eight local families from a middle-class lifestyle to housing instability during the Great Recession. The film challenges stereotypes about the faces of homelessness and poverty.
American Winter is still airing on HBO:
American Winter on HBO
March 26, 9:05 pm HBO East
March 27, 12:05 pm HBO West
March 29, 12 pm HBO East
Available now on Xfinity On Demand
American Winter in the media:
'American Winter' Families Struggle To Survive Fall From Middle Class
NPR's Morning Edition
Oregon Public Broadcasting's Think Out Loud
Commissioner Nick Fish on 'American Winter'
KGW's Talk Box
HBO's 'American Winter' profiles Portland's poor
Huffington Post's HuffPost Live
'American Winter' documentary on recession's grip in Portland, makes HBO debut