A Hospital Crucified - DVD/On a tué l'Enfant-Jésus - DVD
On March 2, 2004, Bernard Lord's Conservative government announces that the hospital in Caraquet, New Brunswick, will be converted to a community health centre. Considering the government's decision unfair, the people of the region rally to save the health care services to which they feel entitled. Despite their year-and-a-half-long struggle, the Hôpital de l'Enfant-Jésus is closed. In recording the chronology of the events, Renée Blanchar plunges into the heart of the action with an urgent need to speak out against injustice. The result is a very human film about solidarity.
This DVD includes the original French version and the French version with English subtitles.
A lesson plan accompanies the DVD.
2007, 61 min 11 s
Also available in French
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