Labor Goes to the Movies:Walkabout

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Friday, February 13, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
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The PSC will be unable to show The Road Warrior as part of this year’s Labor Goes to the Movies series. The following substitute film will be screened this Fri., Feb. 13 in the PSC Union Hall (61 Broadway, 16th floor):

Walkabout (Nicolas Roeg, 1971)
A journey into indigenous culture in Australia, where young men go through a "walkabout" as a rite of passage into adulthood. Two young Anglo siblings lost in the outback encounter a boy on walkabout. An intriguing look at the meeting of two cultures.

Carolyn Strachan, Hunter College, an Australian filmmaker, director of the acclaimed "Two Laws" will lead a discussion of the film.