Immigrants In The Golden Door

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In the film, “Golden Door”, displays and portrays the many struggles that immigrants face when coming to America. When having to change their culture, ethnicity, and their lifestyles in order to assimilate with society standard. In my experience, from emigrating from Haiti to America with my mother (a non-American citizen), I have seen and felt what it feels to immigrate to America and enduring its endless immigration process similar, to the Salvatore family.
To countries around the globe, America is a portrayed as the land of opportunity and possibilities. Salvatore Mancuso swimming in a river of milk is a representation of how naive immigrants are of the “real world” in America. The symbolism of milk is because of its shade of white it gives