The Killing Floor

  • 1984
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama, Historical

The directorial debut of actor Bill Duke, THE KILLING FLOOR is the true story of a black Chicago labor leader whose efforts to help Polish-led labor unions integrate the city's stockyards during WWI were stymied by racial tensions that led to brutal rioting in July 1919. The film was made for the PBS series "American Playhouse" in 1984 and was more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Ron Miner
Source (1 Credit)
Elsa Rassbach
Producer (1 Credit)
George Manasse
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Elsa Rassbach
Assoc. Producer (2 Credits)
Don Tull
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
John N. Carter
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Maher Ahmad
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Kenneth C. Turek
Costumes (1 Credit)
Kaye Nottbusch
Casting (1 Credit)
Alderman & Andreas
Sound (1 Credit)
Robert M. Kidder
Make Up (1 Credit)
Lillian Toth

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