A film about the 1984 Union Carbide Bhopal disaster, it follows the story of a young rickshaw-puller in Bhopal, India, who gets a menial job at a chemical plant whilst desperate for work. One fatal night, 3rd December 1984, a chemical spill from the plant takes the lives of almost 15,000 people, injuring more than 100,000. The film portrays how the industrial disaster in the city changed his life and those around him.
One of our biggest challenges to date! Creating the hustle and bustle of the Bhopali community and sitting right at the heart of it a living, breathing chemical factory.. just waiting to erupt.