Directed by Edward Dmytryk. Set in New York’s Little Italy but shot in London because the director was blacklisted in Hollywood, this powerful social drama focuses on an Italian immigrant bricklayer during the Great Depression. Also known as Christ in Concrete and Salt to the Devil. (USA, 1949, b&w, DVD, 120 min.) Screening courtesy of Richard Di Donato and co-sponsored by the United Labor Agency and the North Shore Federation of Labor.
Admission $10, CMA members and card-carrying union members $7