Homelessness is everywhere. John Mendez is on the frontlines of the fight against homelessness in Montgomery County, MD, just outside of Washington, D.C. Often times battling extreme cold in the middle of the night, John works tirelessly to help find affordable housing for each individual living without a roof over their head. This short documentary is a portrait of John, highlighting what drives him to care and fight for society’s most forgotten population.
A short film about a young man must confront his past before he can move on with his life over the course of one fateful night.
A short film about a young man who must confront his past before he can move on with his life over the course of one fateful night.
Degree Awarded: Ph.D. Public Administration and Policy. American University