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O Caso Sogantal

Cinequipa
1975 • Portugal • 45’
Portuguese Premiere

O Caso Sogantal records the struggle of the 48 female workers of a clothing factory in Montijo, in 1975, during the Portuguese revolutionary process (PREC). The owners close the plant in response to the claims for basic rights such as minimum wage, one month’s paid vacations and thirteenth month bonus.

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