The positive impact that individuals and families have on theircommunities and/or the larger society is where Portraits comes to life.
Portraits focuses on immigrants in the United States but also opens upto exceptional people of any origin. The intention of this program isto enlighten a broad national and international audience about the manypersonalities that make up the rich mosaic of American life. Welcomedare people from different cultures, faiths, and ways of life to sharetheir ideas, accomplishments, favorite activities, and private routineson camera in an attempt to paint a more human picture of our world.
From artists and mechanics to civil servants and homemakers, Portraitstakes an in-depth look at the lives of people who are making adifference. They are the individuals and families who are secure intheir own values and traditions while at the same time at peace and athome with their diverse neighbors.
THURSDAY 9:00PM (ET)