The Rise and Fall of the Borscht Belt (review)

  title={The Rise and Fall of the Borscht Belt (review)},
  author={Mark D. Van Ells},
  journal={Film \& History: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Film and Television Studies},
  pages={80 - 80}
80 | Film & History organization Africa Mia, narration that ties the interviews together, and footage of the women and their children building homes for themselves. We learn that the women were refused the right to purchase land in the city of Quito due to racial discrimination. Making their plight public, the women found someone willing to sell them land. The women consciously decide not to allow men to help them build their homes to prove that women can take care of themselves. Thus, their… Expand