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Sundance FF 2017 Cinematography Award
Thessaloniki Documentary FF 2017 – Special Jury Award
Juxtaposing the beastly beauty of intricate, deafening machinery and their subordinate human operators. Welcome to the Dark Heart of the clothing industry. Though frank and withering interviews with workers and owners – both mortally dependent on productivity and profit – may be revealing, global demand for cheap clothing ergo cheap labour, is not mentioned and our participation reverberates long after the closing credits. Masterful and poetic, the immersive, full-sensory, no-holds barred look at conditions in a Gujarat factory is more Victorian work-house than modern working environment.
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- Thu 8, 8.30pm
Sun 11, 8pm
- Wed 7, 8.30pm