Marie Michael Library

Title

Shutdown

Length

27 min.

File No

38

Format

VHS

Description

This film documents the closing down of an American-owned branch plant with all the personal trauma which such a decision causes the workers. The employees discuss the dilemma of working in an economy dominated by foreign ownership, and the lack of government action to protect jobs in American-owned branch plants.

Coady International Institute

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