Episode 18 – Barbara Kopple’s Harlan County, USA (1976)
This month we are going deep underground as we profile our first documentary of the series, the tense struggle against corporate greed and dangerous working conditions in Barbara Kopple’s 1976 film “Harlan County, USA”.
This podcast is non-profit and has been broadcast for educational purposes. Excerpts from the following material has been included to enhance the listener experience:
Harlan County, USA (1976) dir. Barbara Kopple, USA
Silkwood (1983) dir. Mike Nichols, USA
“Which Side Are You On?” (1931) w: Florence Reece, p: Natalie Merchant
“Coal Miner’s Grave” (1976) w: Hazel Dickens, p: John Lilly
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Thanks again for checking out Celluloid Junkies. We’ll see you next time with a close-up, in depth look at Terence Young’s 1967 home invasion thriller “Wait Until Dark”.