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1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Fed up with an overtly sexist work environment where under-qualified men are promoted over considerably more experienced women, bank teller Irene (Jean Stapleton) engages a local attorney (Peter Dvorsky) and unionizes her bank in the small Minnesota town of Willmar in 1976. After wage negotiations fail, the bank's female employees begin a controversial strike that lasts two solid years in the face of increasing opposition. Directed by actress Lee Grant, the film is based on a true story.

Cast: Jean Stapleton , Dinah Manoff , Judge Reinhold , Pamela Putch , Gillian Farrell , Diana Reis , Nancy Beatty , Peter Dvorsky

Director: Lee Grant

Genres: Docudrama

A Matter of Sex (1984)

Release Date: January 1st, 1984|1 hr. 40 min.

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