Rompiendo Puertas (Break and Enter), Third World Newsreel

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Title

Rompiendo Puertas (Break and Enter), Third World Newsreel

Subject

Gentrification and displacement -- El Comité -- Operation Move-in -- squatters' rights movement -- Upper West Side of Manhattan -- Washington Heights
Individuals -- Martell, Esperanza
Ethnic groups and nationalities -- Dominicans -- Puerto Ricans (Boricuas)

Description

Rompiendo Puertas (Break and Enter), a movie made by the Thirdworld Newsreel Collective in New York City about "Operation Move-in," an action that Puerto Rican and Dominican families organized to reclaim vacant housing in Manhattan's Upper West Side.

Creator

Thirdworld Newsreel Collective

Publisher

Thirdworld Newsreel Collective

Date

1970

Format

Moving image

Language

English
Spanish

Type

Born-digital archival material

Moving Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Moving image

Duration

40:24

Compression

MP4

Producer

Thirdworld Newsreel Collective

Files

MS-MARTELL.BD003.001-rompiendo-puertas-break-and-enter-third-world-newsreel-1970.mp4

Citation

Thirdworld Newsreel Collective, “Rompiendo Puertas (Break and Enter), Third World Newsreel,” Bronx History Online, accessed June 28, 2022, https://digital.bchslibrary.org/items/show/575.

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