Chapter Two of Home. The Homelessness Crisis in North Dakota is an official Quarter-Finalist in the Los Angeles Film Awards. With the recognition, the episode moves to the next stage of the festival’s awards programming. Awards will be announced on March 2, 2021.
Los Angeles Film Awards is a monthly competition for filmmakers and screenwriters from all over the world.
Chapter Two of Home: The Homelessness Crisis in North Dakota explores North Dakota’s “bootstrap” mentality, deadly winter weather systems, and the impact of the oil boom in the western half of the state.
The episode features the lived experience of Troy Pryor, and features homeless advocates from around the state, including Pastor Barb Becker, Glory of the Lord Ministries, Watford City; Kate Brovold, Austin’s Mission, Bismarck; Jenna Gullo, Missouri Slope Areawide United Way, Bismarck; Louis McLeod, Minot Area Homeless Coalition, Minot; and Sue Shriek, Northlands Rescue Mission, Grand Forks.
Home: The Homelessness Crisis in North Dakota is presented by the Fargo-Moorhead Coalition to End Homelessness, and made possible by The Consensus Council, Bell Bank, Fargo Housing & Redevelopment Authority, Family Health Care, and the North Dakota Human Rights Coalition.