Showing 1 - 10 of 22 titles with a criteria of Subject is Labor Economics
Abigail Disney looks at the Disney family legacy and asks why the American Dream has worked for the wealthy, yet is a nightmare for people born with less.
GOOD DOCS | 2022 | 87 minutes
As Goes Janesville follows two years in the lives of laid off workers and local leaders to tell the story of how an auto community brought to the brink reinvents itself amid America’s worst economic crisis since The Great Depression.
371 Productions | 2012 | 87 minutes
Follows a handful of migrant factory workers, both at work where they may labor for more than 12 hours a day and in their off-hours, and as they hang around shabby dorms drinking, dreaming of home, worrying about getting paid, and trying to decide whether their jobs are worth keeping.
dGenerate Films | 2016 | 152 minutes
Tells the story of the daily battle for survival of the 4 million slum dwellers of Bombay who make up half the city’s population.
Anand Patwardhan | 1985 | 75 minutes
A sweeping story of a family of seven men grappling with the meaning of masculinity, fatherhood, and a legacy of rootless beginnings.
GOOD DOCS | 2010 | 88 minutes
Looks at the inspirational resistance of Argentinians to the government of Mauricio Macri, whose election preceded Trump's but whose style and policies are eerily similar.
Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 41 minutes
The story of Britain's longest strike, the 1984-85 miners' strike, when Margaret Thatcher declared war on the unions, as told by those who lived through it.
Bullfrog Films | 2015 | 112 minutes
Uncovering the real costs of the platform economy through the lives of people around the world working for companies like Uber, Amazon and Deliveroo.
GOOD DOCS | 2021 | 88 minutes
15 year-old child labor activist, Craig Kielburger, works for reform around the world.
Bullfrog Films | 1998 | 56 minutes
In 1981, Pullman workers found themselves in the midst of a fight not only for their jobs but the future of the American rail car industry.
Kartemquin Films | 1983 | 56 minutes