Set in the orchards of California Valley in the ’30s, Mac and Jim = are idealists who are appalled by the orchards’ terrible working conditions and set out to organize the fruit pickers. Surrounding the two activists is a cast of eclectic characters with varying loyalties, among them the ruthless orchard owner, who is determined to crack down on any strike action.
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Logline: Set in a fictionalized valley in California, the story centers on a labor conflict between migrant apple pickers and the local growers’ association and follows Jim Nolan, who becomes involved in the labor movement and rapidly matures as he learns what it means to do organizational fieldwork.