Directed by John Sayles. With Chris Cooper, James Earl Jones, and Mary McDonnell. In this impeccable period piece, a union organizer marshals striking coal miners against their ruthless, gun-toting bosses during a volatile labor dispute in 1920s West Virginia. Gorgeous color cinematography by Haskell Wexler. (USA, 1987, color, Blu-ray, 133 min.) Screening co-sponsored by the United Labor Agency and the North Shore Federation of Labor.
Admission $10, CMA members and card-carrying union members $7.