UE/Wells follows an organizing drive by the United Electrical Workers Union at the Wells Foundry in Chicago. The multi-ethnic work force of Polish, Arab, Jewish, Hispanic and African American men and women unite together despite the company's efforts to use race as a wedge to divide them.
Jerry Blumenthal, Kartemquin founding partner, has passed away.
November 13, 2014 2:06 pm
Meet Legendary Filmmakers and Critics at SCMS Chicago
February 27, 2013 12:56 pm
"Segregated City" confronts Chicago's racial legacy
November 28, 2012 4:14 pm
Amnesty International Human Rights Arts Festival to showcase Kartemquin films
February 1, 2010 3:02 pm