The tobacco industry has been growing exponentially over the last five decades, despite the undeniable cost to public health. Now a groundbreaking France-Canada co-production takes us behind the scenes of this powerful industry with an in-depth investigation that spans three continents. Nadia Collot’s documentary reveals a dark conspiracy of corporate negligence and moral depravity, as the tobacco cartel conquers new markets through unethical means such as bribery and manipulation.
In response to this insidious threat, anti-smoking movements have been organized around the world to combat the industry’s unscrupulous practices. But even with passionate activists and determined organizations on their side, these small groups can only do so much against an enemy wielding such incredible financial might.
This incredible documentary shines a light on both sides of this ongoing struggle, and provides viewers with an intimate look at one of the greatest challenges of our time. It is not just a cautionary tale about corporate irresponsibility; it is also a story of human resilience in adversity. This film has been praised by audiences and critics alike for its uncompromising approach to storytelling, and its call to action is more timely now than ever before.
The consequences of ignoring this issue are too severe to ignore any longer – so if you want to find out more about how we can all fight back against Big Tobacco, then make sure you don’t miss Nadia Collot’s groundbreaking France-Canada co-production: An exposé into one of the biggest threats facing our society today.