Not in Our Town: Light in the Darkness

  • 2011
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

The efforts of the Long Island town of Patchogue to address the underlying causes for a fatal 2008 hate-crime attack on Ecuardorian immigrant Marcelo Lucero by a group of teens, are chronicled. The documentary, which was filmed over a two-year period, features the town's mayor, Paul Pontieri; the victim's brother, Joselo Lucero; and community leaders, r (more…)

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A Community Responds to Anti-Immigrant Violence
56:16 — The one-hour documentary chronicles the response of the Long Island village of Patchogue whose residents come together to confront racial intolerance (more…)
A Hate Crime Spurs a Community to Confront Racism
01:49 — The one-hour documentary tells the story of how a Long Island town comes together to confront anti-immigrant violence following the murder of Marcelo (more…)
A Long Island Town Confronts Anti-Immigrant Violence
03:45 — The residents of Patchogue, N.Y., come together to take action against anti-immigrant violence and change their community in the wake of the 2008 murd (more…)

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  • Premiered: September 21, 2011
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The efforts of the Long Island town of Patchogue to address the underlying causes for a fatal 2008 hate-crime attack on Ecuardorian immigrant Marcelo Lucero by a group of teens, are chronicled. The documentary, which was filmed over a two-year period, feat… (more)

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