The Workers Unite Film Festival is a celebration of global labor solidarity in New York City each May.

Submissions for the 2016 Workers Unite Film Festival Now Open! Find out more here

It is time to submit your films for the Fifth Annual Workers Unite Film Festival, starting October 1st, 2015. We hope to see many powerful and provocative new films about workers in their struggles for unity and dignity on the job. We have six categories this season and you are welcome to submit to more than one category. We are excited to meet with our Global Labor Film Festival partners in Washington, DC this month and look forward to submissions from the USA as well as worldwide to help tell the current story about the fight for worker's rights.

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The Workers Unite Film Festival is a celebration of Global Labor Solidarity.

The Festival aims to showcase student and professional films from the United States and around the world which publicize and highlight the struggles, successes and daily lives of all workers in their efforts to unite and organize for better living conditions and social justice.

 We are now a not-for-profit -501(c)(3) organization

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Special preview screening

Don't miss this special free screening of Profiled, held at The 8th Floor Event Gallery on Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 at 6:30pm (17 West 17th St).

The Workers Unite Film Festival is honored to preview this powerful and important film dealing with the issues of #BlackLivesMatter and police violence against working people of color.

There will also be a preview screening of Profiled on Tuesday, January 26th at 6:30pm (2B Community Room at 339 West 24th St, Penn South), in association with The Workmen's Circle and Penn South LEAPS.

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