Tag Archives: About Film
One struggle (of sorts) for those in the pop culture world these days (well, wealthy celebs anyway) is how best to carry themselves in the context of being progressive and for economic justice in the midst of a down economy. … Continue reading
Harry Belafonte gave his voice to the civil rights movement and out of that collaboration, the true artistry of Mr. Belafonte grew. To this day, he continues to seek out injustices and speak truth to power. HBO premiered a documentary … Continue reading
We’re just going to let this one speak for itself because he lays it out so well. If only more Oscar-nominated actors (or other high-profile celeb awardees of anything for that matter) were willing to stick their necks out and … Continue reading
Demonstrating its commitment to encouraging and promoting entertainment and art that reflect work, workers, and their issues, PopWork USA announced its list of nominees for Best Films, TV Shows, and Art Displays this week.Among feature films, those under consideration for … Continue reading
Freshly released, the film “Made in Dagenham” is at least one attempt to put into full view what this website largely talks about. It is a positive, accessible portrayal of a 1968 Ford Motor Plant strike led by 187 women … Continue reading
Perhaps unwittingly, within a week of each other these two periodicals in the anchor towns of entertainment land, posit two different sets of views on the potential success of films about working folk, class, and social struggle. In the NY … Continue reading
check this list of movies for labor day lazing and yet still feel like you’re doing something to honor working folks. overpriced popcorn and goobers not included. click here.