let daylight into the swamp

2012 documentary

Directed by Jeffrey St Jules
Produced by Anita Lee

  • Toronto International Film Festival, 2012

  • RIDM, Montreal, 2012

  • Canadian Screen Awards nomination, best short documentary, 2012

With a mix of animation, re-enactments and archival evidence Jeffrey St. Jules assembles a three part 3-D documentary collage that explores his family history, and the consequences of parents who make the difficult decision to give up their children.