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Shutdown (1980)

07 May

26m; U.S.

Director: Laura Sky

Synopsis: This film documents the closing down of an American-owned branch plant, with all the personal trauma that such a decision causes the workers. The employees discuss the dilemma of working in an economy dominated by foreign ownership and the lack of government action to protect jobs in American-owned branch plants.

Contact: http://www.onf-nfb.gc.ca/eng/collection/film/?id=13252

 

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