Learn about the historical North Dakota Nonpartisan League and the film that highlights the populist group, Northern Lights, on this special recording for HRN Prime. Learn how farmers became politicians in the early 1900s. Find out why John Hanson of Cine Manifest in San Francisco decided to take this political group to the silver screen. This program has been brought to you by Cain Vineyard & Winery.
“There aren’t that many small farmers like there were back then… but the farmers that are small and independent have the same problems. Basically, they don’t have much power.” [2:30]
— John Hanson, Co-Director of Northern Lights