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Gilmorehill Cinema

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9 University Avenue
Glasgow, G12 8QQ

September 2018

Strike a Rock

Thu 20th September 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Gilmorehill Cinema, 9 University Avenue
Glasgow, G12 8QQ
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£5.50 – £6.50

Take One Action Film Festival present Strike a Rock: After the massacre of 34 striking mineworkers shakes their poverty-stricken community, two grandmothers lead their community in a historic fight for justice. The women of Marikana, many of whose men died demanding a living wage and better living standards, have been determined to force the mine owner, UK-based Lonmin, to meet its legal obligation to improve living conditions for the miners’ widows and children. Two of them, Thumeka Magwangqana and Primrose…

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