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1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
Fed up with oppressively low wages, hazardous working conditions and abject exploitation, labor organizers Wattie (Chris Haywood) and Agnes Doig (Carol Burns) stand up to a corrupt mining company in tiny Korumburra, Australia. After Wattie leaves his job, he and his wife spearhead a strike, demanding to be heard. When the company hires a new workforce made up of anti-union laborers, the Doigs turn to the Communist Party for help in organizing a shocking act of civil disobedience.

Cast: Chris Haywood , Carol Burns , Hugh Keays-Byrne , Rob Steele , David Kendall , Declan Affley ,

Director: Richard Lowenstein

Genres: Drama

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Release Date: January 1st, 1984|1 hr. 41 min.

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