Harlan County, USA film Product Information
Harlan County, USA movie was released May 23, 2006 by the Image Entertainment studio. In 1973, when the Brookside coal miners voted to join the United Mine Workers union, The Duke Power Company refused to sign the union's contact. Harlan County, USA video The struggle that broke out between the company and the workers was brilliantly documented by Barbara Kopple in this Academy Award-winning documentary. Harlan County, USA film With a haunting country and bluegrass soundtrack, Harlan County USA is a powerful, sometimes heartbreaking record of the thirteen-month struggle between a community fighting to survive and a corporation dedicated to the bottom line. ...See Full Description
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||Hooray for the UMW|
Amazing documentary of a bitter strike to keep the UMW alive and get better working conditions and a living wage.
By a reviewer (Berkeley California)
Harlan County, USA DVD for sale This is a great movie. Matter of fact I know most of the people featured here. Needs to be on DVD for collectors though.
By a reviewer (Wallins Creek Ky)
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Harlan County, USA video Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||7031107|
|Release Date||May 23, 2006|
|Running Time||104 Minutes|
|Movie Details||Color; Widescreen; 2-Disc Set|
Harlan County, USA DVD Features
Full Frame - 1.33
Widescreen - 1.78
Mono - English
Additional Release Material:
Audio Commentary: Barbara Kopple and Nancy Baker - Director, Editor
Featurette: The Making of HARLAN COUNTY USA
Trailers: Theatrical Trailer
1. Hazel Dickens - Bluegrass singer-songwriter
2. Director John Sayles
2. Panel Discussion from 2005 Sundance feat. Barbara Kopple and Roger Ebert
Additional Text: Essays by film scholar Paul Arthur and music journalist Jon Weisberger
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