Sierra Nevada Award, Documentary Competition, In Recognition of Excellence in Filmmaking at the 2015 Mountain Film Festival;
Silver Trindie Award, 2nd place documentary competition, Trinidad Independent Film Festival, Trinidad, Colorado, 2014;
Special Jury Award, films from The front lines, Workers Unite! Film Festival, NYC, 2013;
Second Runner-Up, documentary competition, Myrtle Beach Film Festival, South Carolina, 2013.
Binghamton, NY, June 26, The Bundy Museum, 129 Main St.. Doors open at 6 p.m. Film at 7 p.m. Sponsored by Occupational Health Clinical Center of the Southern Tier, People’s Press, Student Labor Coalition, and Broome Tioga Green Party. In addition a short documentary by Peter Dassatti, “Shutting NARH,” will be shown. The film focuses on the closing of the regional hospital in North Adams with three days notice and the struggle to get a full-service hospital in North Adams.
Paterson Falls Film Festival, June 14th, 11:00 a.m., Fabian 8 Theater, Center City Mall, Upper Level, 301 Main St., Paterson, New Jersey
Ridgewood Guild Film Festival, April 30th, 5:00 p.m., Bow Tie Cinemas/Warner Theater, 190 E. Ridgewood Ave., Ridgewood, New Jersey
Oklahoma Urban Cinema Festival, April 10-12, 2015, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Buffalo-Niagara International Film Festival, 7 p.m., April 13,2015,Tonawanda Castle, 69 Delaware St., Tonawanda, NY
Flathead Lake International Cinemafest, Jan. 23-25, 2015, Polson, Montana.AST SHOWINGS:
Mississippi International Film Festival, Nov. 8, 2014, Cinemark Tinseltown Cinema, 411 Riverwind Rd., Pearl, MS
Laurel City Celebrates – Our Past, Our Future – Oct. 16, 2014, 6:30 p.m, Northwest Connecticut Community College, Founders Hall Auditorium, Winsted, CT.
Gig Harbor Film Festival, Oct. 16-19, 2014, Gig Harbor, Washington
Louisville International Film Festival, Oct. 9-11, 2014, Louisville, Kentucky.
ITVFest,The Independent Television and Film Festival, Sept. 26-28, 2014,Dover, Vermont.
Columbia Gorge International Film Festival, August 1-17, films shown in Vancouver, WA and neighboring cities.
Interrobang Film Festival, June 27-29, Western Gateway Park, Des Moines, Iowa.
Saratoga Film Forum, May 27th, 7:30 p.m., 320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY, (518) 584 FILM.
Flagship City International Film Festival, Bayfront Convention Center, Erie, PA, May 2-4, 2014.
On Bethlehem, N.Y. public access televison, Wednesday mornings at 11, during April, 2014.
Fort Myers Film Festival, March 19-23, 2014.
On Willinet, community television for Williamstown, MA: Sunday, Feb. 2, 9:30 pm and Tuesday, Feb. 4, 1:00 pm (http://www.willinet.org)
Eastern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, 1:45-3:15. Baltimore Hilton, “Sociologists as Film Makers: Special Presidential Session,” Discussion of film making along with film excerpts, Maynard Seider and Susan D. Rose.
Solidarity Committee of the Capital District, Saturday, March 1, 7:30 pm, Albany, NY, at Channing Hall of the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, 405 Washington Ave. (across from downtown SUNY campus), discussion to be joined with Dick Dassatti.
“Made in the USA” – Film and Discussion about Manufacturing Jobs
HOW WE LOST THEM, WHY WE NEED THEM, AND HOW WE BRING THEM BACK
Farewell to Factory Towns?
Award-winning documentary by Maynard Seider… explores the future of former factory towns as they struggle from the devastation of deindustrialization during this period of austerity, war, and attacks on labor…
Maynard Seider, filmmaker, author, professor and union activist
Isabel Hill, filmmaker (Made in Brooklyn; Brooklyn Matters) photographer, urban planner and architectural historian
Thursday, October 10, 6-8:30 p.m.
￼￼Organization of Staff Analysts
220 East 23rd Street, Room 707
(between Second and Third Avenues, NYC)
Sponsored by the New York Labor History Association Co-sponsors:
Labor Arts (LaborArts.org), Women’s Rights Committee, United Federation of Teachers and Workers Unite Film Festival
Free and open to the public Light refreshments will be served
New York Labor History Association, Inc.