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Program 25 A: Screening at Local 3 IBEW Electrical Industry Auditorium, Queens

  • IBEW local 3 Auditorium 158-11 Jewel Ave Fresh Meadows, NY, 11365 United States (map)

Free and open to the public

Power State (15 min - 2014) A bribe tests the will of a union leader as he battles corrupt police and an oppressive government in his fight for justice on the picket lines. An Electrical Trade Union leader, determined to fight against the changes that will see his workers stripped of their labor rights gets targeted by the authorities.

A Day’s Work (60 min-2015) 90 minutes before he was killed on his first day of work as a temporary employee, 21-year-old Day Davis texted a picture of himself to his girlfriend, excited for their future.  Now Day's sister, 17-year-old Antonia, searches for answers. An investigation reveals the issues that led to Day's death and how the $100 billion temporary staffing industry is putting millions of American workers at risk.