- for the 1931 labor dispute see Harlan County War
Harlan County War (2000) is a television film directed by Tony Bill and written by Peter Silverman.
A Kentucky woman whose mine-worker husband is nearly killed in a cave-in, and whose father is slowly dying of black lung, joins the picket lines for a long, violent strike.
Awards and nominations
- Outstanding Actress Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (Hunter, nominated)
Golden Globe Awards
- Best Actress - Miniseries or Television Film (Hunter, nominated)
- Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film (Hunter, nominated)