How To See Through Fog

How To See Through Fog is a art-house documentary that details the closure of Tasmania's Mt Lyell copper mine through the eyes of a small group of locals. Filmed over the course of a year, it is an atmospheric perspective on a community dealing with grief and change.


The Film

How to see through fog is a 30 minute documentary that was independently produced by Clones & Clones. Filmmaker's Thomas Hyland & Sean Fennessy made several production trips to the small mining community through 2014 filming strong atmospheric scenes, local football matches and various intimate interviews with community members.



The film was written, produced, directed and edited by Thomas Hyland. Sean Fennessy was the Production Designer and Director of Photography. Glenn Richards composed the original score.



How to see through Fog premiered at the Australian arts & cultural festival, The Unconformity in October 2016 before making it's online debut via The Guardian.

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