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Bittersweet Survival: Southeast Asian ?R?efugees in America
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produced by National Asian American Telecommunications Association (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1982), 29 mins
This documentary examines the re-settlement of South-East Asian refugees in the United States in the aftermath of the Vietnam War. The film begins with a montage of riveting footage depicting the devastating effects of the war. It then unveils the mixed reception given Vietnamese refugees in the United States, fro...
produced by National Asian American Telecommunications Association (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1982), 29 mins
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Memories of a Forgotten War
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(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 2 mins
In the decade following the Spanish-American War, more Filipinos were killed by US troops than by the Spanish during the 300 years of colonial rule. More than 1 million Filipinos died between 1899 and 1913. This experimental documentary about the Philippine-American War of 1899 combines archival photographs and tu...
(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 2 mins
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Resistance at Tule Lake
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directed by Konrad Aderer, 1968-; produced by Michelle Chen, fl. 2017 and Konrad Aderer, 1968-, LabHeart Media (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2018), 1 hour 19 mins
The dominant narrative of the World War II incarceration of Japanese-Americans has been that they behaved as a “model minority,” that they cooperated without protest and proved their patriotism by enlisting in the Army. Resistance at Tule Lake, a new feature-length documentary from Third World Newsreel and dir...
directed by Konrad Aderer, 1968-; produced by Michelle Chen, fl. 2017 and Konrad Aderer, 1968-, LabHeart Media (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2018), 1 hour 19 mins
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Resistance at Tule Lake (Broadcast version)
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directed by Konrad Aderer, 1968-; produced by Konrad Aderer, 1968-, LabHeart Media (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2018), 56 mins
The dominant narrative of the World War II incarceration of Japanese-Americans has been that they behaved as a “model minority,” that they cooperated without protest and proved their patriotism by enlisting in the Army. Resistance at Tule Lake, a new feature-length documentary from Third World Newsreel and dir...
directed by Konrad Aderer, 1968-; produced by Konrad Aderer, 1968-, LabHeart Media (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2018), 56 mins
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Young Puppeteers of Vietnam
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(New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 26 mins
Art, dance, music and poetry became a vital necessity for the liberated areas of South Vietnam in their daily efforts to survive the bombings and napalming of the Vietnam War. In this moving film, teenagers in the NLF liberated zones make beautiful puppets from the remains of downed U.S. warplanes. They work their...
(New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 26 mins
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The # 7 Train: An Immigrant Journey
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directed by Hye Jung Park, fl. 1995 and J.T. Takagi, fl. 1986; produced by Hye Jung Park, fl. 1995 and J.T. Takagi, fl. 1986, Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1999), 28 mins
Every day 500,000 people from 117 different countries ride a subway that runs from Flushing to Times Square, going through Queens, the most culturally diverse region in the United States. This documentary follows four immigrant passengers: a Korean who works in Harlem, two Otavalen street vendors who work near Chi...
directed by Hye Jung Park, fl. 1995 and J.T. Takagi, fl. 1986; produced by Hye Jung Park, fl. 1995 and J.T. Takagi, fl. 1986, Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1999), 28 mins
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Fall Seven Times, Get Up Eight: The Japanese War Brides
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directed by Kathryn Tolbert, fl. 2015, Karen Kasmauski, fl. 2015 and Lucy Craft, fl. 1984-2014; produced by Megumi Nishikura, fl. 2015 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2015), 26 mins
Three Japanese war brides trace their tumultuous journey to America as the young wives of US soldiers and civilians. Atsuko, Emiko and Hiroko were among tens of thousands of Japanese women who married American soldiers after World War II. They landed in 1950s America knowing no one and speaking little English. In...
directed by Kathryn Tolbert, fl. 2015, Karen Kasmauski, fl. 2015 and Lucy Craft, fl. 1984-2014; produced by Megumi Nishikura, fl. 2015 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2015), 26 mins
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Forgotten Warriors
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(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 38 mins
A fascinating documentary about one of the little known legacies of the Korean War (1950-53), FORGOTTEN WARRIORS tells the stories of women guerilla fighters for North Korea who were captured, held for many years in South Korean jails - then released. Remaking their lives, assessing their past - and still socialis...
(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 38 mins
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Nailed It
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directed by Adele Free Pham, fl. 2008; produced by Adele Free Pham, fl. 2008 and Ina Adele Ray, fl. 2003 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2018), 59 mins
Visit any strip mall in the United States, and there’s bound to be a Vietnamese nail salon. While ubiquitous in cities across the country, few Americans know the history behind the salons and the 20 Vietnamese refugee women, who in 1975, sparked a multibillion dollar industry that supports their community to thi...
directed by Adele Free Pham, fl. 2008; produced by Adele Free Pham, fl. 2008 and Ina Adele Ray, fl. 2003 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2018), 59 mins
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From Spikes to Spindles
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directed by Christine Choy, 1953-; produced by Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1976), 46 mins
This raw, gutsy portrait of New York's Chinatown captures the early days of an emerging consciousness in the community. We see a Chinatown rarely depicted, a vibrant community whose young and old join forces to protest police brutality and hostile real estate developers. With bold strokes, it paints an overview of...
directed by Christine Choy, 1953-; produced by Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1976), 46 mins
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