Director of Photography Mike Ross and Director Jeff Warley filming Fuego! The Happy Land Tragedy Documentary. Photo courtesy of Jeff Warley.
Copyright 2013 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”) All Rights Reserved.
New York City, New York — Filmmaker Jeff Warley is in the midst of trying to raise $12,000 so that he can finish his documentary on The Happy Land Social Club Fire Tragedy. This fire was a tragic arson that was the result of a crime of passion that brought the New York City Garifuna community out of obscurity and into infamy on March 25th 1990.
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Copyright 2010 by Teofilo “Tio Teo” Colon Jr. All rights reserved.
New York Newsday, MONDAY March 26th, 2010 page 9
March 25, 1990 is a date that will live in infamy for the Garifuna ethnic group in New York City.
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