The Line: Poverty In America DVD
- Languages: English
- Run Time: 43 min
- Subtitles: English, Spanish
- Region Code: 0
About 47 million people in the United States live below the poverty line which is about $23,850 for a family of 4, in 2014, and one in four of American children live in poverty. But what is poverty in America? What defines 'The Line' and what causes a person to fall below it?
This fascinating documentary, by Emmy, an award-winning producer Linda Midgett, gives some surprising answers. You'll meet 4 people from diverse backgrounds who represent some of the faces of poverty in America. And you'll find out how faith-based organizations are making a difference through a distinctive combination of compassion, creativity, and entrepreneurship.