July 27, 2014 · 7:00pm

7pm
free

Join us for a screening of Harlan County USA, the latest in our Environmental Movie Night Series sponsored by the Shalefield Organizing Committee.

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Harlan County USA (1976) – 103 minutes, PG

Harlan County, USA is a 1976 Oscar-winning documentary film covering the “Brookside Strike,” an effort of 180 coal miners and their wives against the Duke Power Company-owned Eastover Coal Company’s Brookside Mine and Prep Plant in Harlan County, southeast Kentucky in 1973

Free!! by donation, Sponsored by Shalefield Organizing Committee

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Directed & Produced by: Barbara Koppel

Awards:

1976 – Academy Award – Best Documentary, Features

1977 – Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards – Best Documentary

1991- Named to the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress

2007 – Named one of the top 5 documentaries of all time by the International Documentary Association

2014 – Will receive the 2014 Legacy Award at the Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Film Making