Immigration Nation (2020)

Immigration Nation (2020)

A documentary looking inside the world of immigration enforcement under the Trump administration.


06Season 1

Prevention Through Deterrence

August 3, 2020

Camerina's efforts to identify and recover her son — one of thousands of migrants who disappeared crossing the border — prove wrenching.

05Season 1

The Right Way

August 3, 2020

Asylum seeker Berta has been held by ICE for 17 months in an attempt to discourage others. As asylum laws get stricter, exiles face greater hardships.

04Season 1

The New Normal

August 3, 2020

In North Carolina, ICE tries to pressure the newly elected sheriff, but activists fight back. In Florida, a local politician exploits immigrant fears.

03Season 1

The Power of the Vote

August 3, 2020

US military veteran César tries to get politicians to ease his undocumented status. He's one of many seeking relief for their service.

02Season 1

Maintaining Vigilance

August 3, 2020

In immigration court, managed out of DOJ instead of the judicial branch and operating by its own rules, Josué argues to be reunited with his family.

01Season 1

Installing Fear

August 3, 2020

The Trump administration expanded ICE and changed its mandate. Now agents can deport anyone, including two fathers recently separated from their kids.