With These Hands (film)

With These Hands is a 1950 documentary film directed by Jack Arnold and starring Sam Levene. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1][2] Produced by the International Ladies Garment Workers Union, the film used actors to recreate the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire and compare working conditions of the early 20th century to that of the 1950s.

With These Hands
Directed byJack Arnold
Produced byJack Arnold
Lee Goodman
Written byMorton Wishengrad
StarringSam Levene
CinematographyGerald Hirschfeld
Edited byCharles R. Senf
Release date
  • June 15, 1950 (1950-06-15)
Running time
52 minutes
CountryUnited States



  1. Crowther, Bosley. "NY Times: With These Hands". NY Times. Retrieved November 8, 2008.
  2. "The 22nd Academy Awards (1950) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved May 30, 2019.
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