Centro Library and Archives Historical Preservation and Research Partnership Program Fall 2016-Spring 2017

The Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library and Archives seeks Partners to collect, archival material, conduct research, and disseminate new knowledge about the history of Puerto Rican individuals in communities in the United States.

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Mala Mala

(DVD) Puerto Rico (2014)
Produced & Directed by Dan Sickles and Antonio Santini
Language: Spanish & English(subtitles)
Color; Run Time: 87 minutes

This documentary feature film focuses on the lives of a group of trans-identifying individuals in Puerto Rico.

Chosen Few (Reggaeton)

(DVD)USA (2004)
Chosen Few Emerald Entertainment Executive Producer: Manuel Alejandro Ruiz Language: English/Spanish with subtitles
Run Time: 1hr 50 minutes

By way of interviews, performances and exclusive footage, this documentary captures all aspects of Reggaeton music, particularly its growth and popularity in Puerto Rico.


Cinema Puerto Rico: Una Antropologia Visual

(DVD) Puerto Rico (2015)
Producciones Zaranda
Directors: Freddie Rodriguez, Mariel C. Marrero
Language: Spanish with English subtitles
Run Time: 104 minutes

By means of interviews and historical footage, this documentary details the history of filmmaking in Puerto Rico from the early 1900's to the present.

En la punta de la lengua, memorias para ser contadas: Carmen Arroyo

Producciones Entre Nos, Inc.
Director: Caridad Sorondo
Language: English/Spanish
Color; Duration: 45 minutes
This documentary highlights the life and career of Bronx political leader Carmen Arroyo.
[Puerto Rican Women-Politics]

La Gran Falacia (The Great Fallacy)

[DVD] Puerto Rico (2013)
Jibaro Media Group, & So Be It Films
Director: Paco Vazquez
Language: Spanish with English subtitles
Color; Duration: 86 minutes

Beyond the Browning of America Programs 1 - 3

(DVD & VHS) USA (1992)
Deep Dish TV Network
Producer: Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños (CEP)-Hunter College-CUNY
Language: English/Spanish with subtitles

Voces: The Living History of the U.S. Puerto Rican Experience

[DVD] U.S. (2004)
Director: John Ostojic
Executive Producer: Larry Varas
Coordinating Exec. Producer: Gladys Peña Acosta
Language: English

La Clave

(dvd) 2010 (USA)
101 Films Productions
Director/Producer: Marriella Sosa
Language: Spanish with English subtitles

En la punta de la lengua (temporada 17) Pedro Albizu Campos y Luis Muñoz Marin: Una Patria y dos Caminos

[DVD] Puerto Rico (2010)
Producciones Entre Nos, Inc. Puerto Rico TV Canal 6
Producer/Director: Caridad Sorondo Flores
Language: Spanish
Color; Duration: 45 minutes

En la punta de la lengua : Poetas "Nuyoricans" y ''Neorriqueños"

[DVD] Puerto Rico (2005)
Producciones Entre Nos para TuTv
Producer/Director: Caridad Sorono Flores
Language: Spanish/English
Color; Duration: 57 minutes