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The film takes place in rural Tennessee, where communities have experienced economic and environmental devastation created by the coal mining industry. The introduction of the Highlander Folk School in 1931 by educator Myles Horton and the movement to bring labor union representation to the region a

MPAA RatingStatusRelease DateRuntime
Not AvailableReleased1937-12-0121 minutes

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TMDB 5.8