Delano Manongs

Film - Delano Manongs

(2014, 29 min., documentary)

The story of farm labor organizer Larry Itliong and a group of Filipino farm workers who instigated one of the American farm labor movement’s finest hours – The Delano Grape Strike of 1965 that brought about the creation of the United Farm Workers Union (UFW).

Film screening will be followed by a special post-film discussion and reflection on the 1965 Delano Grape Strike, featuring noted playwright/filmmaker Luis Valdez, and Marissa Aroy, the film’s director. Host: Ron Muriera (FANHS)




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