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Maria J. Langer Movies at Mercyhurst: The Hand That Feeds

Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 2:00pm
Taylor Little Theatre

At the original 63rd Street Hot and Crusty café, New York City residents get served with a smile 24 hours a day. But behind the scenes, undocumented immigrant workers face sublegal wages, dangerous machinery and abusive managers. The Hand That Feeds tells the story of mild-mannered sandwich maker Mahoma López, who convinces a small group of his co-workers to fight back, risking deportation and the loss of livelihood. This film comes to Erie as part of the On Screen/In Person Film Series presented by the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation. The filmmaker will be present after the screening for a discussion.

Tickets are $6 for adults, $5 for students and seniors and $1 for Mercyhurst students with ID. For tickets, call 814-824-3000 or visit miac.mercyhurst.edu.
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