Rudar

The Miner
Directed by: 
2017
The year is 2007. Mehmedalija Alić comes from Bosnia and is a miner, a Bosnian immigrant, as they call him here. He has been working at Slovenian mines for 30 years, most recently in extremely dangerous conditions, risking his life. There is a crisis and mines are being closed down. Alić is sent to an old mine shaft to report if there is anything inside. What he finds will shock all of Slovenia. A fiction film about one miner’s persistence in digging out the truth and striving for social justice. A story based on real events. (Festival information)