The Sweet Hereafter (1997)

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  • The Sweethereafter Alternative

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Based on the novel by Russell Banks. About the impact on a small township in rural British Columbia of a school bus crash that kills fourteen children. A city lawyer arrives hoping to mobilise the bereaved parents into taking out a lawsuit against the bus company.

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