March 21, 2011
Heart Broken in Half
An in-depth look at the street gangs of the Albany Park neighborhood in Chicago and the socio-economic conditions that give rise to them. Includes comments by neighborhood residents, interviews with several young gang members, scenes from the funeral and burial of a gang member who was killed in the street, and an extensive analysis of the intricate network of symbols, logos and icons (expressed in graffiti) that serve the gangs as a complex visual code for displaying identity and challenging rivals.
Released in 1990
Askwith Media Library 53465-D 58 minutes
Posted by mcmike at March 21, 2011 09:42 AM