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Brick by Brick: A Civil Rights Story

This a contemporary American civil rights documentary uses the bitter struggle over equal housing rights in Yonkers, New York during the 1980s to show the 'massive resistance' the Civil Rights movement confronted when it moved North. The story is told through the passionate experiences of Yonkers residents on both sides of the issue. Special features (61 min.): 5 additional interviews (59 min. total); epilogue (2 min.). Written, produced & directed by Bill Kavanagh. 2007. 53 min.
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