One in five Floridians is currently receiving food stamp benefits and the number is rising in South Florida. But tucked into a recent report by the Department of Children and Families, are some encouraging signs of economic recovery.
Andrew Hevia is a filmmaker from Miami. His films have been screened at festivals world wide, on the internet and on televisions across the country. Rising Tide is his first feature length documentary. He studied visual arts at the acclaimed New World School of the Arts, where he made experimental films and several narrative shorts.