'Hotel Arizona' Gives A Window To Migration Economy

Published: Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 3:17pm
Updated: Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 9:50am
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The current campaign season features ads for Sheriffs Joe Arpaio and Paul Babeu that, at least in part, emphasize how they’ve cracked down on drug smugglers and border crossers.

Journalist Devin Browne decided to focus on a different, less emphasized part, of the immigration debate with her first film "Hotel Arizona." That focus is on the migration economy.

We spoke with Browne about the film, which will be shown on Sunday afternoon as part of the Tucson Film and Music Festival.

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