Reel America Schedule

Week of April 20 through April 27

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, April 20
8:00 AM EDTApprox. 30 min.Reel America "The Land is Rich" - 1966This documentary used by the United Farm Workers union chronicles the history of California's ... This documentary used by the United Farm Workers union chronicles the history of California's migrant agricultural workers and their protests for higher wages, union recognition, and safer working conditions. It includes footage of the Delano grape strike and a 1966 march led by labor leader Cesar Chavez which began in the heart of the grape-growing region of Central California and ended at the state capital in Sacramento. 9:59 PM EDTApprox. 23 min.Reel America "Democracy at Work in Rural Puerto Rico" - 1942This U.S. Agriculture Department film profiles the history, culture, and farm produce of the ... This U.S. Agriculture Department film profiles the history, culture, and farm produce of the Caribbean territory. The film emphasizes the self-reliant nature of Puerto Rican farmers and their families, the difficulties they face, and the assistance offered to them by USDA extension services.
Sunday, April 21
3:58 PM EDTApprox. 21 min.Reel America "Democracy at Work in Rural Puerto Rico" - 1942This U.S. Agriculture Department film profiles the history, culture, and farm produce of the ... This U.S. Agriculture Department film profiles the history, culture, and farm produce of the Caribbean territory. The film emphasizes the self-reliant nature of Puerto Rican farmers and their families, the difficulties they face, and the assistance offered to them by USDA extension services.
Monday, April 22
2:00 AM EDTApprox. 24 min.Reel America "Democracy at Work in Rural Puerto Rico" - 1942This U.S. Agriculture Department film profiles the history, culture, and farm produce of the ... This U.S. Agriculture Department film profiles the history, culture, and farm produce of the Caribbean territory. The film emphasizes the self-reliant nature of Puerto Rican farmers and their families, the difficulties they face, and the assistance offered to them by USDA extension services.