For his debut feature, filmmaker and journalist Adam Sobel set his lens upon the set up for one of the biggest events in the world. For The Workers Cup, screening this week at the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival in Toronto, Sobel looks at migrant workers in Qatar who are working to build the infrastructure and stadiums needed for the country to host the esteemed World Cup in 2022.
The Workers Cup
The 24th annual Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Film Festival kicks off today in Toronto and runs through May 7th. Every day we’ll be picking our top five must see films from the line-up. Here are your best bets from today’s opening night selections.