Maquiladora Health & Safety Support Network
Reading & Resource Lists
Last update: September 1998

List E - Audio-Visual Materials

To obtain additional audio-visual listings, please contact the Maquiladora Health & Safety Support Network, P.O. Box 124, Berkeley, CA 94701-0124; (510) 558-1014, e-mail:


The Best of Intentions; Liz Claiborne's connection to maquilas in El Salvador and Honduras; 22 minutes, $77; Canadian Broadcasting Company's "Fifth Estate" Program; fax: (416) 205-6668.

Borderline Cases Environmental Matters at the United States-Mexico Border; 65 minutes; Bullfrog Films, Oley, PA: 1997.

Cross-Border Organizing: A Response to NAFTA; 10 minutes; English; 1994; Support Committee for Maquiladora Workers, 3909 Centre Street, Suite 210, San Diego, CA 92103; (619) 542-0826.

The Debt Crisis: An Unnatural Disaster; 28 minutes; English; Friendship Press; P.O. Box 37844; Cincinnati, OH 45222-0844; (513) 948-8733.

Global Pillage; 17 minutes; $5; Canadian Labour Congress; Tool-Box for Global Solidarity, 2841 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, ON K1V 8X7, phone: (613)521-3400 or fax: (613)521-0423.

Guess Who Pockets the Difference? 8 minutes; English and Spanish; sweathop conditions of U.S. workers producing Guess jeans; UNITE! 218 W 40th Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10018; (212)819-0959.

Labor and Capital Mobility with Nariman Behracesh, 60 minutes; Educational Film Center; S. Burlington, VT: 1994.

Labor Beat; Chicago area TV series that has produced 100 documentaries with most 30 minutes long, in English; catalog: Labor Beat, 37 South Ashland; Chicago, IL 60607; (312) 226-3330.

Labor X; New York area filmmaker on various topics; catalog: Labor X, c/o ASHP, 695 Park Avenue, Room 340N, New York, NY 10021; (212) 772-4129.

The New Global Economy; video tape from participatory workshop (complete kit of video, materials and facilitator's manual for $85); Resource Center of the Americas; 317 17th Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414; (612) 627-9445.

Por Empleos con Salarios Dignos: The Campaign for Higher Wages in the Maquiladoras; 20 minute video; $20 donation: Support Committee for Maquiladora Workers, 3909 Centre Street, #210 San Diego, CA 92103; (619) 542-0826.

The Ties That Bind; Immigration, Texas-Mexican Border, Maquiladoras; 56 minutes; $22.95; English or Spanish; Maryknoll World Productions-2I, PO Box 308 Maryknoll, NY 10545, (800) 227-8523.

Zoned for Slavery: The Child Behind the Label; Central American maquilas and teen-age workers; 1995; National Labor Committee; 15 Union Square; New York, NY 10003-3377; (212) 242-0700.

LIST A -- Technical Articles and Reports

LIST B -- Background Books

LIST C1 (A-I) -- Related Reports and Magazine Articles


LIST D -- Newsletters, Periodicals & Resource Centers

LIST F -- Web Sites and Electronic Resources