CUs of three African American men chatting. CU of a child sitting on a man's knees, talking with the man. LA PAN of a multi-storey tenement, TILT DOWN to boys jumping off a shed onto an old mattress in a dirty yard. Shot of a dead rat. Night shots of African American children at play. Sequence on many African American children playing in the water gushing from an open hydrant. Shots of city buildings in a deserted street. Shot of a street sign re "S BLACKSTONE AVENUE and E 64TH STREET".