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Documentary Screening: Portuguese from SoHo

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Main Library
449 Broadway
Lecture Hall



The documentary Portuguese from SoHo - a story that changed its geography tells the story of the Portuguese immigrants that arrived to SoHo after the Second World War. Through their story we discover the history of this neighborhood and of the city of New York. The texts and narration are by writer Jose Luis Peixoto and the soundtrack by the singer Rita Redshoes. Presented in collaboration with the Portuguese Consulate and Instituto Camoes.