The Women of Brukman (Les femmes de la Brukman) [2008]

07 May

90m; Canada

Director: Isaac Isitan, Carole Poliquin

Synopsis: Argentina’s “fabrica ocupanda” phenomenon, where workers run abandoned factories where they had previously been employed, is explored in this rousing documentary about what happened at one specific suit manufacturer. The group of women who took over the Brukman factory have become international symbols for workers, standing as an inspiring solution to daunting economic challenges.


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