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3.9
160 Ratings

Salt of the Earth

Directed by Herbert J. Biberman
United States, 1954
Drama, History

Synopsis

Based on an actual strike against the Empire Zinc Mine in New Mexico, the film deals with the prejudice against the Mexican-American workers, who struck to attain wage parity with Anglo workers in other mines and to be treated with dignity by the bosses.

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Salt of the Earth Directed by Herbert J. Biberman

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