Independent Visions: Salt of the Earth

Event date and time

Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 6:15pm


Based on an actual strike against the Empire Zinc Mine in New Mexico, Salt of the Earth explores prejudice against Mexican American mine workers, who went on strike to attain wage parity with white workers in other mines and to be treated with dignity by the bosses. Directed by Herbert J. Biberman, 1954, 94 minutes.


U-SU Theatre


Cross Cultural Centers


(323) 343-5001
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