Once the Dust Has Settled

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World Showcase Shorts Program 5
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, May 28, 2020 - Wed, Jun 24, 2020
Available until June 24
A collection of exceptional stories from around the world including Día de la Madre, Once the Dust Has Settled, Broken Orchestra, Tears Teacher, and Hydebank.
Film Info
Country Listing:Canada
Premiere Status:World Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2020
Accessibility:Full Subtitles
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Hervé Demers
Producer(s):Hervé Demers
Editor(s):Hervé Demers
Writer(s):Hervé Demers
Cinematography:Hong An Nguyen
Sound:Mélanie Gauthier
David Ledoux
Olivier Calvert
Daniel Toussaint


This short film is part of World Showcase Shorts Program 5.

A Canadian town called Asbestos was once home to the largest mine of its kind in the world. Years after the mine’s closure, Asbestos residents reflect on their changing city, built around the open pit that acts as a constant reminder of a not-so-distant industrial past. Mariam Zaidi

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