Nia & Kim
Nia is a bright high school senior who dreams of attending college; her mother, Kim, is a teacher at an alternative school and single mom. A few months ago, they were evicted from their home and are currently homeless. "Nia & Kim" shows the hardship that they are facing, but persevering to overcome the obstacles in their way.
This short documentary- a co-production of Leadership Greater Chicago and Free Spirit PRO- aims to provide more insight into how policies and systems affect all of Chicago's families, start dialogue, and give communities more voice.