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Global Labor Film Festival: San Jose, CA

May 1:  AbUSed: The Postville RaidAbusedPostville
6:30 PM – Student Center Room 204, San Jose City College, 2100 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose

Luis Argueta, 2010, 96 min

Personal stories in an Iowa town tell how government enforcement agents
engaged in the most brutal, expensive, and largest immigration raid in U.S. history and speak for the need for comprehensive immigration reform.

Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival

 

 

Global Labor Film Festival: San Pedro, CA

May 18, 6p: North Country
San Pedro YWCA (the historic Morgan House); 437 W. 9th Street, San Pedro, CA 90731
San Pedro Labor Fest
Geraldine Popov sanpedrolaborfest@gmail.com

 

Global Labor Film Festival: Santa Cruz, CA

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
HARVEST OF EMPIRE (Peter Getzels & Eduardo López, 2012, 90 min)
A breakthrough contribution to the immigration debate based on the book by Democracy Now! co-host Juan Gonzalez which documents how US Foreign policy consciously stimulated immigration from Latin America, while never affording the respect shown to Europeans to these new arrivals from south of the border.
Speaker: Hector Perla, Asst. Prof. Latin American & Latino Studies, University of California-Santa Cruz

7-10p
Del Mar Theatre
1124 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival

 

Global Labor Film Festival: Washington, DC

Monday, May 6: The War on Whistleblowers
Busboys and Poets at 5th Street
1025 5th Street NWWOW_daniel_header
Washington, DC  20001
email: streetheat@dclabor.org
DC Labor FilmFest  

Not only is Big Brother now watching your every move, the Government is also preventing you from speaking out. This new full length documentary tells the dramatic stories of four people who were silenced and the journalists who were finally able to get their voices heard.

Introduced by Danielle Brian, Executive Director of the Project on Government Oversight (POGO); Q&A with Tom Tamm, the former attorney in the United States Department of Justice Office of Intelligence Policy and Review who blew the whistle on warrantless NSA surveillance consisting of eavesdropping on U.S. citizens. 

 

Global Labor Film Festival: Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia

May 4, 2013: We Work To Live! Live panel, comedy, live entertainment plus Australian & International FilmsAustralianLFF
Gwyneville Workshop Theatre, 192 Gipps Street, Gwyneville, Wollongong, New South Wales
click on link below for complete festival line-up
Australian International Labour Film Festival