After Asbestos

/Directed by Will Davies and Chloe White

/Documentary for Topic

/2022 (22 mins)

After Asbestos follows three octogenarians as their beloved town, Asbestos, teeters on the brink of huge change. Each still has their heart in the mine that brought their town so much prosperity and defined each of their lives, but now the reputation of asbestos as a toxic substance is causing the town to vote on changing its name.

An intimate portrait of how it feels to watch everything you’ve known and loved change as you enter life’s final chapter.

Part of series Manmade Monsters due for release 2022