If you would like to book a screening of The Long Ride, please contact Valerie@ShalomIreland.com.

The Long Ride Screenings

Upcoming Screenings

Feb. 28, 2018          #1 in Civil Rights: The African American Freedom Struggle in St. Louis Exhibit - Missouri premiere 

                                    Co-presented by the Missouri History Museum and Missouri Immigrant & Refugee Advocates  

                                   St. Louis, MO

To Be Scheduled 

                                   New York International Immigration Film Festival  

                                   Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance, AFL-CIO, San Francisco Bay Area Chapter

                                   Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH

Past Screenings

Oct. 12, 2017            University of California Berkeley Institute for Research on Labor and Employment -  Berkeley premiere
Followed by a panel discussion with undocumented students, union activists, a Freedom Rider and the filmmaker.                                                       AFSCME organizers circulated a petition calling on the University of California President to declare UC campuses                                                         sanctuary for students and workers.  Co-sponsored by American Federation of State, County & Municipal Workers,                                                     Local  3299 & the Multicultural Immigrant Student Program.

                                   Berkeley, CA

Sept. 17, 2017         United Latinos Conference -
Nevada premiere
                                  An audience of rank and file union leaders who are on the front lines fighting for immigrant rights.  Q&A with the                                                        filmmaker.  DVDs were distributed for union hall screenings throughout the U.S. and Canada.  Presented by the United Food                                    & Commercial Workers International Union.
                                  Las Vegas, NV

May 21, 2017          Marquis Theatre -
New England premiere
                                  Followed by a panel discussion, with immigrant rights activists, health care providers and the filmmaker, focused on the                                            difficulties migrant dairy workers face and the Milk With Dignity Campaign.  Proceeds benefited Migrant Justice and the                                            Open Door Clinic, and volunteers were recruited.  In October, 2017 Migrant Justice and Ben & Jerry’s CEO signed the Milk                                          with Dignity agreement, a legally binding contract that establishes Ben & Jerry’s as the first company in the dairy industry                                        to  implement the worker-driven human rights program.  Presented by Showing Up For Racial Justice, Migrant Justice and                                      Open Door Clinic.
                                  Middlebury, VT 

May 10, 2017         Workers Unite Film Festival
Cinema Village Theatre, New York, NY 

May 7, 2017           Cine Las Americas International Film Festival - 
Southern U.S. Region premiere
Official Selection, Panorama Features

                                 Mexican American Cultural Center, Austin, TX

May 4, 2017           Global Gathering Conference -
New York premiere
                                 City University of New York Murphy Institute for Worker Education & Labor Studies

                                 New York, NY

April 24, 2017       (In)Justice for All Film Festival - Mid-west premiere
                                 Followed by a panel discussion with Northeastern University Law School immigrant rights attorneys.
                                 Chicago, IL

April 11, 2017         The Ricardo F. Icaza Workers' Center -
Bilingual English/Spanish version premiere 
The screening was part of a series of events in conjunction with the opening of the UFCW's new workers' center.                                                          Followed by a Q & A with a Freedom Rider and the filmmaker.
                                  Huntington Park, CA

April 7, 2017           Oakland International Film Festival - World Film Festival Premiere
                                   Freedom Riders in attendance at Oakland City Hall.
                                   Oakland, CA

March 20, 2017      Cornell University School of Industrial & Labor Relations Union Days - Special sneak preview
                                    Kick off  of Cornell’s Union Days 2017 series of events. Followed by Q&A with a Freedom Rider and the filmmaker.
                                    Ithaca, NY

March 17, 2017        Alianza Pais -
Special sneak preview
                                    An audience of Dominican community, political and labor activists. Followed by Q&A with a Freedom Rider and the                                                      filmmaker.
                                    New York, NY

March 17, 2017        The High School for Media & Communications - Special sneak preview
                                    Followed by Q&A with a Freedom Rider and the filmmaker.
                                    New York, NY

Sept. 21, 2016          Skyline Community College Latinx Heritage Month - Rough cut screening
                                    The audience included documented and undocumented students, and teachers.  Followed by panel discussion with the                                             Latin American Student Association members and the filmmaker.  

                                    San Mateo, CA