DRIVER is a documentary about Desiree’s life as a long-haul trucker, her personal evolution as an organizer, and her attempt to turn the group of women she has brought together into a force for change. The film will introduce the issues faced by truckers in the US; including sexual abuse, unfair wages due to deregulation, and predatory lending. DRIVER seeks to increase awareness in the general public around labor issues and the abusive supply chain that keeps the system running smoothly.
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Year awarded: 2022Period: 1 yearAmount awarded: $74,200Purpose: DRIVER DocumentaryNotes: Fiscal Sponsor: Union Docs, Inc