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  • One Third of a Nation

    1939. USA. Dudley Murphy. 75 min.

Saturday, October 18, 2008, 4:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • One Third of a Nation

    1939. USA. Directed by Dudley Murphy. From the play by Arthur Arent. With Sylvia Sidney, Leif Erickson, Sidney Lumet. Adapted from the Federal Theatre Project's long-running "Living Newspaper" production, this courageous independent film struggles with a solution to the urban housing mess. Could the New Deal provide the answer? 75 min.