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Another Brother
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(Third World Newsreel), 50 mins
Through found photographs, audiotaped interviews and archival footage, ANOTHER BROTHER tells the story of Vietnam veteran Clarence Fitch. Clarence Fitch was a man of and for his times, an African American who witnessed and took part in the social movements of this country from the turmoil of the sixties through th...
(Third World Newsreel), 50 mins
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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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La Cocina de las Patronas
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(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 6 mins
Day after day, for over 20 years, a group of women in Mexico, prepare and give meals to Central American migrants who travel atop La Bestia, a U.S.-bound freight train. They call themselves Las Patronas and their mission goes beyond humanitarian assistance, symbolizing a resistance against a system that criminaliz...
(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 6 mins
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Gideon's Army
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(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 36 mins
GIDEON’S ARMY follows the personal stories of Travis Williams, Brandy Alexander and June Hardwick, three young public defenders who are part of a small group of idealistic lawyers in the Deep South challenging the assumptions that drive a criminal justice system strained to the breaking point. Backed by mentor J...
(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 36 mins
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Hatch-Billops Collection, Take Your Bags
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in Hatch-Billops Collection (Third World Newsreel), 11 mins
"My take on slavery: When the Africans boarded the ships bound for America, they carried in their bags all their memories of home. When they arrived in the New World, their bags had been switched, and in them they found nigger, beast, slave,...Many generations later, the children of these Africans toured the Museu...
in Hatch-Billops Collection (Third World Newsreel), 11 mins
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Litany for Survival: The Life and Work of Audre Lorde, A (52 min)
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produced by Daresha Kyi, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1995), 52 mins
An epic portrait of the eloquent, award-winning Black, lesbian, poet, mother, teacher and activist, Audre Lorde, whose writings -- spanning five decades -- articulated some of the most important social and political visions of the century. From Lorde's childhood roots in NYC's Harlem to her battle with breast canc...
produced by Daresha Kyi, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1995), 52 mins
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Newsreel, #38, High School Rising (Newsreel #38)
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in Newsreel, #38 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 17 mins
An analysis of how the schools by using the tracking system, exploit and oppress people in terms of class origins and how students can begin to organize.
in Newsreel, #38 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 17 mins
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Newsreel, #47, Wreck of the New York Subways (Newsreel #47)
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in Newsreel, #47 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 15 mins
During the winter of 1969, the New York Transit Authority increased the public transportation fee fare from 20 cents to 30 cents--a 50% increase. Infuriated riders scrambled under turnstiles and through exit doors, refusing to pay the fare. In THE WRECK OF THE NEW YORK SUBWAYS riders and subway workers denounce th...
in Newsreel, #47 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 15 mins
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Newsreel, America
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in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 32 mins
Against the background of the escalation of the war in Vietnam, AMERICA documents the development of the anti-war movement on the home front. Conversations with Vietnam veterans, young teenagers, and African American militants contextualizes footage that graphically depicts the heightened incidents of mass protest...
in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 32 mins
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Newsreel, Boston Draft Resistance Group (Newsreel #7)
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in Newsreel (Third World Newsreel), 17 mins
A profile of a grassroots anti-war group in Boston, this short film documents some of the tactics and activities used by draft resistance groups across the country during the Vietnam War. Using the law to keep young men out of the war, this group helped over 150 people each week escape service and educate themselv...
in Newsreel (Third World Newsreel), 17 mins
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