Department of Communication
Film Series
Film: Coalminer’s Daughter

Academy Award Winning Film with Tommy Lee Jones and Sissy Spacek.

Raised in rural Kentucky poverty and married at the age of 13, Loretta Lynn (Sissy Spacek) begins writing and singing her own country songs in her early 20s. With the tireless help of her husband Oliver "Mooney" Lynn (Tommy Lee Jones), Loretta rises from local honky-tonks national tours, despite the toll stardom takes on her family and her marriage.

Co-Sponsored by The Department of Communication and SCU•Presents Arts for Social Justice

Music Recital Hall
Show Dates: 
Wed, 01/24/2018 - 7:30pm