Germinal Dismissed from the railroads in 1863 for his union activities, Etienne Lantier found a job at the Voreux coal mine. But work was hard, wages were low and safety left much to be desired. Lantier tried to organize the miners into a union. When mine manager Hennebeau refused to negotiate, the workers launched a general strike, which ended with the intervention of the troops.

Average Score : 74

Status: Released

Release Date: 1963-09-16

Geners Drama

Production Companies Paris Elysées Films Hunnia Filmstúdió Cocinor Films Metzger et Woog Hungarofilm Laetitia Film Les Films Marceau

Production Countries Hungary,Italy,France,

Run time: 110 minutes

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