Current Affairs / Politics
The Judge and the Dioxin Affair
In Albertville (France) a young investigative Judge is in charge of a delicate case of industrial pollution : a defective waste incinerator seems to be responsible for the increase of cancer cases in the nearby community. The incinerator was shut down, the neighbors opened a court case…
Following the procedure step by step, the film explores the investigative judge's work, her responsibilities, her certainties and weaknesses.