With Babies and Banners
Film With Babies and Banners: Story of the Women’s Emergency Brigade + The Global Assembly Line Peter Jay Sharp Building
BAM Rose Cinemas
Mar 7, 2018
  • 8:45PM
 

The Oscar-nominated film about the women of the General Motors sit-down strike screens with an award-winning portrayal of women factory workers.

+ Post-screening Q&A with director Lorraine Gray
GENERAL ADMISSION: $15
MEMBERS: $7.50 (free for Level 4 and above)
 
 

With Babies and Banners

Dir. Lorraine Gray
1979, 45min, 16mm

 

This Oscar-nominated documentary tells the dramatic story of the women of the great General Motors sit-down strike—an event that changed American labor history. The women reunited 40 years later to show the strike’s ongoing relevance.

 
The Global Assembly Line

Dir. Lorraine Gray
1986, 58min, 16mm

 

This award-winning documentary is a gripping portrayal of the lives and actions of working women in the U.S, Mexico, and the Philippines whose stories are bound together in the new global economy.