Film: Matamoros (La Matamoros)

CineLit
28 Apr 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
AV Room, NALIS

Film: Matamoros (La Matamoros)

Documentary 2016   60 mins Panamá PG

Director: Delfina Vidal

1940s factory worker Marta Matamoros became a pioneering unionist fighting for the rights of Panamanians. Incorruptible and unbending despite imprisonment, she achieved the minimum wage and maternity leave for workers.  Her former sister-in-arms recounts her inspiring life story with love and admiration.