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Latino Poets Speakout
Producer: Third World Newsreel
10 minutes
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Latino Poets Speakout

Three shorts featuring performances by some of New York City's vanguard Latino poets:

KILLKILLKILL by Jesus Papoleto Melendez (5 Min)

GOD BLESS AMERICA by Mariposa (2 min), and

TAMALES IN JANUARY by Carlo Baldi (3 min).

From the war to police brutality to the contradictions of being a person of color in the U.S., these shorts are both lyrical and powerful. Part of the Call for Change Series.

Community groups by written request.
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• Scribe Video Center, Philadelphia, 2006
• Documentary Fortnight Expanded at MoMA, New York, 2007

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