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Charcoal People, The (2001)
Director: Nigel Noble
Category: Avant Garde, Foreign, Documentary, Special Interest, Special Interes
Studio: Vanguard
70 mins



Beauty, Tragedy, Fate

This deeply human documentary examines the subjects of environmental destruction. Academy Award and Emmy Award winner Nigel Noble takes the plight of impoverished migrant workers and examines their daily lives and work as they burn timber in igloo looking huts, their bodies charred gray, for two dollars a day, children and elders alike, struggling to keep food on their families tables. Touching and disturbing the film is beautifully photographed, critically acclaimed and has been awarded numerous international awards and recognition.


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