Tale of Ruin, Capitalism and World Resources

1978, 20 min., color, DVD Capitalism Destroys the Earth Harvey Richards first film on mining, Perch of the Devil, centered on the miner’s strike of 1960 in Butte, Montana.  In the years that followed, underground mining (and its unions) were … Continue reading

Perch of the Devil: The Copper Strike of 1959

1960, 24 min., color, DVD Butte, Montana, The Richest Hill on Earth Perch of the Devil is about the hard rock miners of Butte, Montana, and the copper strike of 1959.  Harvey Richards traveled to Butte, Montana in the 1959 … Continue reading