Mexican-born filmmaker fears losing hope if DACA thrown out


              Jorge Xolalpa, a 33-year-old award-winning Mexican-born filmmaker, foreground, directs his latest movie in San Pedro, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2022. Xolalpa is mired in a years-long battle over whether he can keep working legally in the United States. He is among hundreds of thousands of people waiting to learn if the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals will be allowed to continue. (AP Photo/Amy Taxin)
            
              Jorge Xolalpa, second from left, a 33-year-old movie director from Mexico directs his latest movie "Union Station" at "Trunks" gay sports bar in West Hollywood, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. Xolalpa is mired in a years-long battle over whether he can keep working legally in the United States. He is among hundreds of thousands of people waiting to learn if the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals will be allowed to continue. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
            
              Jorge Xolalpa, a 33-year-old movie director from Mexico poses with Leandra Rose, left, while filming his latest movie "Union Station" at "Trunks" gay sports bar in West Hollywood, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. Xolalpa is mired in a years-long battle over whether he can keep working legally in the United States. He is among hundreds of thousands of people waiting to learn if the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals will be allowed to continue. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
            
              Jorge Xolalpa, a 33-year-old movie director from Mexico checks a shot on a monitor during the filming of his latest movie "Union Station" at "Trunks" gay sports bar in West Hollywood, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. Xolalpa is mired in a years-long battle over whether he can keep working legally in the United States. He is among hundreds of thousands of people waiting to learn if the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals will be allowed to continue. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Mexican-born filmmaker fears losing hope if DACA thrown out