Seeing Red
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Seeing Red
About 400 known and unknown American communists were interviewed during this five-year documentary project, and the results culled down to an intriguing 100 minutes of screen time. As secretaries, factory workers, farmers, and intellectuals discuss the past, their insights provide both humor and pathos, but most of all, the interviewees emerge as human beings whose main interest has remained in lowering the gap between the haves and have nots. The documentary notes that as a result of leftist agitation, the United States adopted programs like Social Security and unemployment insurance faster… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This Oscar-nominated douc offers a sympathetic portrait of American communists (mostly of the past but also some of the present) by New Left directors as a tribute to Old Left politics; it's also entertaining due to testimonies by Reagan and others"
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
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