A Fishy Tale (film #3 on Who Built America? (Voyager CD-ROM, 1993).

No, not a silly fish tale, this is documentary footage of New York City's Lower East Side Jewish pushcart fish market. The narration gives an interesting account of the history of the market and its customers. A 1903 Edwin S. Porter film.

Ratings: Camp/Humor Value: *. Weirdness: *. Historical Interest: ****. Overall Rating: ****.

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Argentina

Argentina. Standard geography film about the South American country of Argentina. There’s some historical interest here as you get to see ...