Video/Film , DVD in English

Salt of the earth

[directed by Herbert J. Biberman].
  • Narbeth, PA : Alpha Video, ©2004.
  • 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Written by Michael Biberman and Michael Wilson.
  • Cast: Rosaura Revueltas, Will Geer, David Wolfe, Mervin Williams, David Sarvis, Juan Chacón.
  • Based on an actual strike against the Empire Zinc Mine in New Mexico, the film deals with the prejudice against the Mexican-American workers, who struck to attain wage parity with Anglo workers in other mines and to be treated with dignity by the bosses.
Other information
  • Original motion picture release, 1954.
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 60789333