Hogg’s Hollow: A Tragedy Unveiled

GENRE: Documentary
LENGTH: 90 min
LANGUAGE: English
AVAILABLE TERRITORIES: Worldwide
AVAILABLE RIGHTS: All Media Rights
YEAR:  2009

SYNOPSIS: A moving documentary that probes the historical details of the horrific tragedy that unified the Italian immigrant community. On St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, 1960, five Italian men were trapped in a tunnel when fire swept through a main shaft that provided air and access to their work area. They were installing a water main beneath the Don River in Hogg’s Hollow in North Toronto. Sadly, in the end, all five workers died. The event was a unifying force in the Italian immigrant community and had a great impact on standards to the construction industry.

SCREENER 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Contact Us

Questions? Send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.