About the film
based on novel or book factory alabama based on a true story single mother union labor textile worker cotton mill
Release Date: March 02, 1979
|Slogan||:||«The story of a woman with the courage to risk everything for what she believes is right.»|
|Production Companies||:||20th Century Fox|
|Producers||:||Jane Feinberg, Mike Fenton, Alexandra Rose, Tamara Asseyev|
|Writers||:||Irving Ravetch, Harriet Frank Jr.|
Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to a visiting labor union organizer. Together, they undertake the difficult, and possibly dangerous, struggle to unionize her factory.