Romanians of New York

Valentina Ippolito*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products


A documentary on the lives of Romanian migrants in the US at the dawn of the Trump era. The film turns the lens on marginalized immigrant communities in New York at a time of unprecedented global movement of peoples and contention surrounding migration. Interviews with Romanian immigrants reveal their reasons for migrating, their views of the welcome they have received after Trump and the challenges they have faced. The research project was sponsored by London Middlesex University, Pembroke College (Oxford University) and the Sandrew Travel Fund.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
Media of outputFilm
Publication statusPublished - 2017


  • Migration
  • Romania
  • New York City
  • Journey


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