True story of a small-town Texan who changed the destiny of an Asian hilltribe, and was changed by them in turn. The inside story of a huge covert operation that actually succeeded ... for a while ... bringing 200,000 tribespeople to America. Based on a prize-winning nonfiction book by the director; phenomenal archival and contemporary footage. The C.I.A. operative, Bill Lair, is cooperating exclusively with this entertaining and provocative film.