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John sayles, who is appearing at the dc laborfest in connection with his film matewan, discusses the importance of unions. Essay on matewan directed by john sayles - matewan directed by john sayles john sayles illustrates a feudalistic society in 1920 in his film, matewan. Lone star cast list by john sayles one of his first film roles was in matewan which was also directed by john sayles who would direct him essays for lone star.
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We spend the hour with legendary independent filmmaker and author, john sayles over the past three decades, he has directed 17 feature films, including return of the. 30th anniversary screening of the movie “matewan writer and director john sayles john sayles told a reporter from west virginia public broadcasting that.
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