Sergio Arau & Yareli Arizmendi

On May 1, 2006, life imitated art, for the real A Day Without A Mexican. Filmmakers Sergio Arau & Yareli Arizmendi, whose objective in making their critically acclaimed film A Day Without A Mexican was to open the dialogue on the issue of immigration, are experts on the subject. At the podium, their informed and thought-provoking lecture is from their hearts and from the forefront of this crucial issue. They are documenting the process and the outcome in hopes of furthering the discussion of the contribution made to our society and economy by not just the Latino immigrants, but by all immigrants. [+]