Workers Unite Film Festival 2021

The Great Strike of 1983, or How A Small Town Lost Its Edge

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A small mining town in Arizona was struck by two catastrophes in 1983: one of the largest floods in history and a strike to end all strikes. In this short stop-motion animation, family members who have mined the Arizona rock for over a century share their story.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    6 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Director
    Bridget Johnson
  • Animator
    Riana Johnson, Bridget Johnson