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The Case of Barbara Parsons

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Barbara Parsons is a recently hired employee with the company where Michael Blais has worked for nineteen years. Still, when a supervisor announces his retirement, Barbara applies for and is promoted to the position ahead of him. This film dramatizes a situation that could happen in any unionized company--the violation of a contract between management and labour--and shows the four main steps to be followed in the grievance procedure.

1978, 51 min 57 s

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Red Ribbon Award
Itinerant - American Film and Video Festival
May 25 to 30 1980, New York - USA

Craft Award for Best Direction to Morton Parker
Yorkton Film Festival
November 12 to 17 1979, Yorkton - Canada

Golden Sheaf Award for Best Drama
Yorkton Film Festival
November 12 to 17 1979, Yorkton - Canada