Wednesday, February 18, 7pm
Union South Marquee Theatre (1308 W. Dayton, Madison, WI)
Risking deportation, a group of undocumented immigrant workers in a New York bakery/café team up with a diverse crew of innovative young organizers and take the unusual step of forming their own independent union, launching themselves on a journey that will test the limits of their resolve.
A post-screening discussion will be led by Armando Ibarra, UW School for Workers.
Co-sponsored by Workers Rights Center, Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice, Union of Immigrant Workers, South Central Federation of Labor
The UW-Madison Havens Center’s Annual Film Series explores important contemporary social topics from critical perspectives. Each screening is followed by a discussion of the issues explored in the film.
Social Cinema 2015 is made possible in part by support from the Morgridge Center. The series is organized in collaboration with the Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee and is free and open to all.