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Joe Hill and Salt official selections

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March 20, 2016
Joe Hill and Salt official selections

My two short documentary films, Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout and Remembering Salt, are official selections in the 2016 Reel Work Labor Film Festival. They will be screened on Monday, April 25, 7 p.m., at the Service Employees International Union Hall, 517 Mission St., Santa Cruz, CA. See www.reelwork.org . Coming this summer My...
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Labour magazine reviews Joe Hill and Remembering Salt

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October 8, 2015
Labour magazine reviews Joe Hill and Remembering Salt

Our Times, Canada’s labour magazine, has included a two-page review essay on my films in its fall 2015 edition. Headlined “Rekindling Resistance,” writer Rachel E Beattie provides a wide-ranging assessment of the short films and concludes that the “triumphant note embedded in those stories” helps inspire action today and “remind labour activists of that spirit...
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Joe Hill Wins Again – A Film Update

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July 14, 2015
Joe Hill Wins Again – A Film Update

My short documentary Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout, released in 2014, won second prize at the Seattle MayWorks video contest this spring. “We appreciate your contribution to the advancement of worker culture,” said the Washington State Labor council in announcing the prize. In August, Joe Hill will be shown at the Oregon AFL-CIO summer...
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Joe Hill at Rossland Mountain Film Festival

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November 10, 2014
Joe Hill at Rossland Mountain Film Festival

Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout continues to appear at film festivals. On November 21, it will be shown at the Friday night gala for the Rossland Mountain Film Festival in Rossland, BC. It will also be shown as an official selection at the Canadian  Labour International Film Festival in Toronto on November 15.
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Joe Hill wins at Oregon Independent Film Festival

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August 27, 2014
Joe Hill wins at Oregon Independent Film Festival

“Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout” has won Best Documentary in the “Historical” category at the 2014 Oregon Independent Film Festival. “Joe Hill” was among more than 50 films from 10 countries. It will be screened in mid-September in Eugene, OR. Other winners will appear in Portland during the six days of the festival, September...
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“Joe Hill” visits the Big Apple

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April 24, 2014
“Joe Hill” visits the Big Apple

My short video documentary, “Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout” has been accepted at the Workers’ Unite Film Festival in New York City next month. It is on the program with Sasha Reuther’s excellent feature documentary “Brothers on the Line.” http://www.workersunitefilmfestival.org/Official Select WUff 2014 WUFF program – Joe Hill
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Positive Reviews for Joe Hill Video

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January 15, 2014

Several friends and colleagues now have seen Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout and they’ve been encouragingly complimentary. Here’s what some of them say: “Lively, respectful, quirky in a good way, serious but not heavy, upbeat but not light: I love it!” Mark Leier, educator, labour historian, author of Rebel Life: The Life and Times...
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Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout – A Video History

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January 8, 2014

Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout from Ron on Vimeo. An an interview with me about the making of this video: Transcript of KBOO Radio interview with Ron Verzuh
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Joe Hill made the news

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November 20, 2013
Joe Hill made the news

When we shot Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout in late October, a news reporter was in the crowd and she filed the attached story: Rossland News – JH video shoot – 31 October 2013 .
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Joe Hill Has Been Shot! – A Video Update

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October 22, 2013
Joe Hill Has Been Shot! – A Video Update

The video version of “Joe Hill’s Secret Canadian Hideout”  was shot this weekend on location in Rossland, B.C. It was a full day’s shooting on Sunday, October 20, with three full interviews and many hours of scouting outdoor and interior shots. The videographer even got a shot of a black bear who was wandering...
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Radical Rag by Ron Verzuh Underground Times by Ron Verzuh Selling Labour Down Under by Ron Verzuh Changing Images by Ron Verzuh Feasting With Love by Ron Verzuh Tea Leaves by Ron Verzuh Remembering Salt by Ron Verzuh