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John Fiege in Mississippi Chicken

Mississippi Chicken

2007 NR

After journeying to Canton, Miss., to set up a organization intended to assist and protect local Latino poultry workers, Texan activist Anita Grabowski gets wrapped up in the lives of the immigrant community's residents over the course of a summer. Featuring a cast of unforgettable personalities, John Fiege's arresting and lyrical documentary paints a vivid portrait of a rarely chronicled corner of the Deep South.