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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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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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Nuyorican Basquet
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directed by Ricardo Olivero Lora, fl. 2017 and Julio César Torres, fl. 2004; produced by Freddie Marrero Alfonso, 1975-, Filmes Filigrana (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2017), 1 hour 49 mins
Nuyorican Básquet chronicles the dramatic story of the Puerto Rican national basketball team’s participation in the 1979 Pan American Games. Boasting a totally unique approach to the game, the Puerto Rican team had the curious distinction of being composed largely of players born in New York City, which generat...
directed by Ricardo Olivero Lora, fl. 2017 and Julio César Torres, fl. 2004; produced by Freddie Marrero Alfonso, 1975-, Filmes Filigrana (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 2017), 1 hour 49 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, Newsreel 22, Up Against the Wall, Ms. America  (Newsreel #22)
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in Newsreel, Newsreel 22 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 6 mins
"Here she comes…" At the 1968 Miss America pageant, demonstrators introduced a sheep as the appropriate winner. This entertaining short film shows how Women's Liberation activists used guerrilla theater to raise awareness of what Miss America really represents. The film was widely screened by the second wave wom...
in Newsreel, Newsreel 22 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 6 mins
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Percussion, Impressions and Reality
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directed by Allan Siegle, fl. 1978; produced by Francia Luban, fl. 1978 and Christine Choy, 1953-, Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños, CUNY Academic Commons and Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1978), 30 mins
This is the first comprehensive U.S. film to explore the origins and growth of traditional Puerto Rican music. Interviews with musicians living in New York reveal how traditional music is used as a source of resistance against cultural domination. Their music is also a means by which Puerto Rican culture is mainta...
directed by Allan Siegle, fl. 1978; produced by Francia Luban, fl. 1978 and Christine Choy, 1953-, Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños, CUNY Academic Commons and Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1978), 30 mins
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