Proud American | 2008
Various stories explore the many faces of Americans. A troubled youth headed in the wrong direction from Chicago, surrounded by drugs and gangs, decides to be different, to graduate high school. Dawn Trang and her family nearly died in her quest to find freedom in America. A Jewish family and an entire neighborhood faced the evil of a hate crime and made a great discovery one December night. Carlos Moleda lost the use of his legs but never his spirit and determination.