W Magazine Video

I Am an Immigrant

In the wake of President Donald J. Trump’s executive order restricting immigration from seven, predominantly Muslim countries, no fewer than 80 of fashion’s most recognizable faces, including Anja Rubik, Adriana Lima, Diane Von Furstenberg, and Maria Borges, come together to make a statement in solidarity with those affected by the refugee ban: I am an immigrant.

Released on 2/17/2017

Credit

Director:

Production:

Kloss Films

Kelly Bales

Transcript

00:00
My name is Waris Ahluwalia, and I am an immigrant.
00:03
I'm Adriana Lima
00:04
And I am an immigrant.
00:06
I'm Jasmine Sanders
00:08
And I am an immigrant.
00:10
My name is Jahara Ali
00:11
And I'm an immigrant.
00:13
I'm an
00:14
Immigrant.
00:15
[speaking in foreign language]
00:19
I'm Cuba Tornado Scott.
00:21
[Immigrants] And I am an immigrant.
00:22
Mi nombre es Carmen Carrera.
00:24
Soy un inmigrante.
00:25
[mumbling] David Yang.
00:26
[Immigrants] And I'm an immigrant.
00:28
I am an immigrant.
00:29
[speaking in foreign language]
00:31
Soy un inmigrante.
00:32
I am Winnie Harlow, and I am
00:34
An immigrant.
00:35
[Immigrants] We are immigrant.
00:37
[speaking in foreign language] Anja Rubik.
00:38
[Immigrants] I am an immigrant.
00:40
I'm Natasha Poly
00:41
[Immigrants] And I'm an immigrant.
00:42
I'm an immigrant.
00:43
My name is Jourdan Dunn
00:44
And I'm an immigrant.
00:45
[speaking in foreign language]
00:47
[Immigrants] I am an immigrant.
00:48
I am an immigrant.
00:49
I'm Imaan Hammam
00:50
And we are immigrants.
00:51
[speaking in foreign language]
00:53
[mumbling]
00:54
[Both] We are immigrants.
00:56
[Immigrants] I am an immigrant.
00:57
My name is Doutzen Kroes
00:59
And I am an immigrant.
01:00
I am
01:01
An immigrant.
01:02
I'm Riley Montana.
01:02
[speaking in foreign language]
01:04
[Immigrants] I am an immigrant.
01:05
[speaking in foreign language]
01:06
[Immigrants] I am an immigrant.
01:07
I'm an immigrant.
01:09
[speaking in foreign language]
01:11
I am Diane von Furstenberg, and I am an immigrant.
01:15
America was very good to me.