Roy Germano is a social scientist and nonfiction filmmaker. His first film The Other Side of Immigration won the 2011 American Library Association Notable Video Award and has screened at 100+ film festivals, universities, and institutions. Roy currently produces and hosts a documentary series for VICE News called Immigrant America. He holds a Ph.D. in Government at the University of Texas at Austin and has served on the faculties of Sarah Lawrence College and The New School. His research and films have been funded by the National Science Foundation, the University of Texas at Austin, the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York, and hundreds of generous individuals. He has provided commentary and analysis to MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes, The Fox News Channel, WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show, Univision’s Al Punto Con Jorge Ramos, NPR’s Weekend Edition, Telemundo, and The Economist.