Shift Change: Putting Democracy to Work

PRESENTED BY: Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
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7:00 PM, Saturday, December 6, 2014
Location: Beacon Hill (click for map)

SHIFT CHANGE is a documentary film by veteran award-winning filmmakers Melissa Young and Mark Dworkin. It tells the little known stories of employee owned businesses that compete successfully in today’s economy while providing secure, dignified jobs in democratic workplaces.

With the long decline in US manufacturing and today’s economic crisis, millions have been thrown out of work, and many are losing their homes. The usual economic solutions are not working, so some citizens and public officials are ready to think outside of the box, to reinvent our failing economy in order to restore long term community stability and a more egalitarian way of life.

Release Year: 2014

Running Time: 68 minutes

Director: Melissa Young and Mark Dworkin

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