Trailer | Building the American Dream
Across Texas an unstoppable construction boom drives urban sprawl and luxury high-rises. Its dirty secret: abuse of immigrant labor. The film captures a turning point as a movement forms to fight widespread construction industry injustices. A story of courage, resilience and community, the film reveals shocking truths about the hardworking immigrants who build the American Dream.
1 in 5 Texas construction workers
are subject to a workplace injury or fatality
These are folks who work 10 hours doing
the hardest job you could possibly do.