TRAILER

 

online for 2 weeks only!

streaming nov. 11th to 25th

watch here

For the first time since its initial broadcast on Al Jazeera America in 2015, the 6-part series is available for a short window online as part of the 50th anniversary celebration of Kartemquin Films. Don't miss this chance to see the DuPont Award-winning documentary series!

encore broadcast!

starting dec. 20th, SUNDAYS 10PM ET/7PM PT

aljazeera.com/getajam

DIRECTV 347 | XFINITY 107* | TIME WARNER CABLE* | DISH 216 | AT&T U-verse 1219 | VERIZON FIOS 614 | BRIGHT HOUSE NETWORKS 

*CHECK YOUR LOCAL LISTINGS

Want to watch Hard Earned on TV? Hard Earned is available exclusively on Al Jazeera America. AJAM is hosted on DirecTV, AT&T U-verse, Xfinity, Verizon FiOS, Time Warner, Dish, and Bright House Networks. Click here to check your local listings or to request AJAM from your TV provider.

Hard Earned will also be available On Demand through your cable provider during the encore broadcast.

WATCH OUTSIDE THE USA

FROM JUNE 10, THURSDAYS 8PM GMT

video.aljazeera.com/channels/eng/live

Or on Youtube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8F6hjjfAeQ

Find more information about watching Hard Earned broadcasts through Al Jazeera English at: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/hardearned/

US Broadcast premiere

may 3, 2015; SUNDAYS 10PM ET/7PM PT

 

PUBLIC SCREENINGS

Want to attend a public viewing party of Hard Earned?
Check out some public screenings below: 

Upcoming Screenings

Email info@kartemquin.com to request a screening.

 

Past Events

July 14 // Episode 1 at David Weinberg Photography
6:00pm | 300 West Superior, Suite 203, Chicago, Illinois 60654 | Free and open to the public | Post-screening discussion with the audience! |  d-weinberg.com |

June 7 // Episode 6 at SEIU Healthcare Illinois
3:30pm | 2229 S Halsted, Chicago, IL | Free and open to the public | Post-screening discussion with the audience! | Free parking |  seiuhcil.org |

June 4 // Episode 6 at Truman College
2pm | 1145 W Wilson Ave - Norvar Hall (Room 2426) | Free and open to the public | Post-screening discussion with the audience! | Free parking in the multilevel structure in the rear (south side) of the main building. To enter the parking lot, turn south on to Racine Ave. from Montrose Ave.

June 3 // Episode 1 with Women Employed 5pm | Fifth Third Auditorium | 222 S. Riverside Plaza, Chicago Free and open to the public. Registration is required. Seating is limited. Email acollins@womenemployed.org to reserve your seats. Hard Earned stars Takita Akins, Chantel Jackson, and Emilia Stancati will participate in a post-screening Q&A, along with Series Producer Maggie Bowman

June 3 // Episode 5 at Clinton Rose Senior Center, Milwaukee, WI
10:30am | 3045 N Dr Martin Luther King Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53212 | Phone: (414) 263-2255
Free and open to the public. Hard Earned star Percy Evans will be present, along with filmmakers and a representative from Wisconsin Jobs Now.

May 31 // Series Finale Celebration at the Chicago Cultural Center | 2pm | 77 E. Randolph St., Chicago, IL | Claudia Cassidy Theater, 2nd Floor | Join the stars of the series and all the filmmakers for a screening of the final episode, a Q&A and a reception sponsored by Wishbone! Free and open to the public. RSVP to guarantee a seat. hardearned.eventbrite.com

May 22 // Episode 3 with DePaul University Visiting Artists Series
6pm | 14 E. Jackson LL105, Chicago, IL | Free and open to the public | Post-screening panel moderated by DePaul faculty Anu Rana 

May 17 // Episode 2 with SEIU Healthcare Illinois 3:30pm | 2229 S Halsted, Chicago, IL | Free and open to the public | Post-screening discussion with the audience! | Free parking |  seiuhcil.org | Special panel guest: Diane Doherty of the Illinois Hunger Coalition

May 17 // Episode 2 with Street Level Youth Media
4pm | 1637 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL | Free and open to the public | Post-screening discussion with the audience! |  streetlevel.org

May 1 // Premiere episode with SEIU
Kartemquin's new six-part series Hard Earned begins airing on Al Jazeera America on May 3. Ahead of the premiere, join us for a free public preview screening of Episode 1 at the SEIU Healthcare Illinois Office. RSVP to James.Muhammad@seiuhcil.org. Free parking available.

 

 

 

HOST A VIEWING PARTY

The best way to watch Hard Earned is with friends, colleagues, family, or neighbors. Register to host a Hard Earned Broadcast Viewing party here and we will send you a guide that includes tips for organizing a house party or community/organizational viewing party during any of the Al Jazeera America broadcasts, as well as ideas for using Hard Earned to help discuss the complex issues of low wage work in America with your guests.   

Interested? We need to know a little bit of information from you! 
Sign up to host a party here: