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The Sweet Hereafter

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Directed by Atom Egoyan
Canada, 1997
Drama

Synopsis

A small community is torn apart by a tragic accident which kills most of the town’s children. A lawyer visits the victims’ parents in order to profit from the tragedy by stirring up the their anger and launching a class action suit against anyone they can blame.

Synopsis

A small community is torn apart by a tragic accident which kills most of the town’s children. A lawyer visits the victims’ parents in order to profit from the tragedy by stirring up the their anger and launching a class action suit against anyone they can blame.

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The Sweet HereafterDirected byAtom Egoyan

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1997 | 3 wins including: FIPRESCI Prize
Academy Awards
1998 | 2 nominations including: Best Director
Independent Spirit Awards
1998 | Winner: Best Foreign Film

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