Wednesday, March 11, 7pm
Union South Marquee Theatre (1308 W. Dayton, Madison, WI)
An intrepid group of Florida farmworkers battle to defeat the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their ingenious Fair Food program, which partners with growers and retailers to improve working conditions for farm laborers in the US.
A post-screening discussion will be led by Jose Oliva, Food Chain Workers Alliance and Gerardo Reyes, Coalition of Immokalee Workers
Co-sponsored by Workers Rights Center, Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice, Union of Immigrant Workers, Labor & Working Class Studies Project, and South Central Federation of Labor
SOCIAL CINEMA: STORIES OF STRUGGLE & CHANGE 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 and Edgewood College’s COR Program. The series is organized by the Havens Center in collaboration with the Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee and is free and open to all. For more information on the full series, go to http://www.havenssocialcinema.org/