Following the deaths of his father and many others from his village, filmmaker Daniel Lambo sets off on a passionate quest to find the truth about the deadly asbestos industry. His search takes him to the largest asbestos waste dump in India and unveils a cold-blooded industry still endangering the lives of workers and consumers around the world.

A gripping story on the fight of individuals against a booming asbestos industry.


release date: 2018

country: Belgium

language: Dutch

runtime: 70 minutes

color: color

release format: DCP

production companies: Lambo Films, Storyhouse Films & Dancing Dogs Productions

support: Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), Creative Europe Media, Canvas, RTBF, EO/IKONdocs, Belgian Tax Shelter, Fonds Pascal Decroos & Fonds pour le Journalisme



Winner Audience Award: MOOOV Film Festival 2018

Winner Best Documentary: Ostend Film Festival 2019



director: Daniel Lambo

writer (script): Daniel Lambo & Maarten Schmidt

producer: Maarten Schmidt

executive producer: Inge Rochette & Maïté Spaenjers

director of photography: Koen Van Sande

film editor: Geert Veuskens

production assistant: Maryam Bayani

sound mixer & editor: Gedeon Depauw, Miguel De Oliveira e Silva, Ludo Geerts & Kevin Pinto

grading: Kene Ilegems

post production supervision: Karel De Cock

music by: Peter Baert

graphic & poster designer: Annelies Vaes

researchers: Quentin Noirfaillise & Arnout De Backer