Canary in the Mine
ScreeningOct 19 2013 - 4:30 PM
at the TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 1
Directed by: Danielle Heifa | 33 minutes | Canada | PG | Documentary | Canadian Premiere
Director Danielle Heifa and Producer Steve Henderson in attendance
Quebec has given a lifeline to the dying asbestos industry through a $58 million loan guarantee for the reopening of the Jeffrey mines. Canary in the Mine poignantly explores the personal and political ramifications of one of Canada’s most controversial industries.