HIGGINS FILM CLASSICS

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

HIGGINS FILM CLASSICS

Sun., Sep. 17, 3 pm, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Salt of the Earth (1954; Herbert Biberman, dir.)

Join us for this rare screening of the most notorious blacklisted movie in American history. Released in 1954, this Cold War labor classic provides a

fascinating counterpart to On the Waterfront (the Oscar winner that year).  Mexican-American miners from ZincTown, New Mexico strike to have working conditions equal to their Anglo counterparts.  To be followed by  a panel discussion ; more details soon.

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