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Aro Recommended Sweet Hereafter, The


Canada 1997, 110 minutes
Dir. Atom Egoyan
Rating: [M]
Genres: Drama

Topics: Arthouse.


Aroview: A piercingly intelligent adaptation of Russell Banks' novel about a lawyer's earnest meddling in the aftermath of a school bus tragedy in snow-bound British Colombia. Dir. Atom Egoyan meticulously casts an ethereal shroud over his multiple time-frame depiction of a tragic event.

NZ International Film Festival 1997

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DVD Features

(R1) version features an audio commentary by dir. Atom Egoyan and author Russell Banks.

  • cast and/or crew interviews
  • trailers
  • aspect ratio: 1.85:1

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