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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, #23, Pig Power (Newsreel #23)
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in Newsreel, #23 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 5 mins
As students take to the streets in New York and Berkeley, the state violence that follows illustrates Chicago Mayor Daley's thesis that the police are there "to preserve disorder".
in Newsreel, #23 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 5 mins
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Yippie
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(New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 14 mins
Filmed as the official statement of the Youth International Party, this film is as freewheeling and irreverent as the Yippies themselves. It presents an overview of 1968 Chicago, Mayor Daley, and the pig the Yippies ran for president. The film juxtaposes orgy scenes from D.W. Griffith's "Intolerance" and Keystone...
(New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 14 mins
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Newsreel, #36, Army (Newsreel #36)
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in Newsreel, #36 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 19 mins
Shot in 1969, this film documents the building anger of draftees in the U.S.military, and the growth of the anti-war movement within the military. Soldiers are interviewed and seen as they face brutalizing treatment and indoctrination in bootcamp, military training that made the war atrocities of the Vietnamese Wa...
in Newsreel, #36 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 19 mins
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Newsreel, Newsreel 2, No Game (Newsreel #2)
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in Newsreel, Newsreel 2 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 17 mins
In October, 1967, 100,000 people marched on Washington to demand an end to the Vietnam War. Marvin Fishman and Masanori Oe with help from Jonathan Chernoble documented the event and later gave the film to the newly formed Newsreel. This film depicts the peaceful march that ended in the occupation of the Pentagon g...
in Newsreel, Newsreel 2 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 17 mins
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Newsreel, Newsreel 17, The Case Against Lincoln Center (Newsreel #17)
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produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel, Newsreel 17 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 12 mins
More than 20,000 Latino families were displaced to make way for Lincoln Center, home to the Metropolitan Opera and the New York Symphony. This film examines the patrons of art" complex (corporations and wealthy families) and the culture displayed there. Juxtaposing the atmosphere of Lincoln Center with the vibrant...
produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel, Newsreel 17 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 12 mins
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Newsreel, Newsreel 505, Summer 68 (Newsreel #505)
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in Newsreel, Newsreel 505 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 56 mins
This documentary provides an in-depth examination of protest activities surrounding the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. It documents draft resistance, the growth of G.I. coffee houses, the development of alternative media and the early days of Newsreel itself. It is particularly useful in its exploratio...
in Newsreel, Newsreel 505 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 56 mins
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Newsreel, #1, Resist with Noam Chomsky  (Newsreel #1)
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in Newsreel, #1 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 7 mins
This short film offers a rare look at Noam Chomsky in the late 1960s as he speaks candidly about the war in Vietnam and articulates critiques that have an eerie resonance in the present day. Includes a draft-refusal demonstration, and material about the indictments against Benjamin Spock, William S. Coffin Jr and...
in Newsreel, #1 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 7 mins
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Newsreel, Childcare: People's Liberation (Newsreel #56)
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in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1970), 15 mins
The film shows how community run childcare centers are a step toward liberation, by giving parents and children a chance to develop relationships with their peers and new relationships with each other. Focusing in the need for childcare and what good childcare could be, the film interviews women who express their...
in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1970), 15 mins
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Newsreel, Newsreel 6, Mill-In (Newsreel #6)
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in Newsreel, Newsreel 6 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 8 mins
In order to raise the consciousness of New Yorkers, anti-war demonstrators took to the streets on fashionable Fifth Avenue on Christmas eve. To the dismay of the shoppers, their action snarled traffic and stunted holiday consumption.
in Newsreel, Newsreel 6 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 8 mins
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