Duration: 159 minuten
Alternative title: De Mijn
France / Belgium / Italy
Directed by: Claude Berri
Stars: Miou-Miou, Gérard Depardieu and Judith Henry
IMDb score: 7,1 (5.638)
Releasedate: 29 September 1993
"Who needs God and Heaven? We can change this lousy world."
During the Second Napoleonic Empire, Etienne Lantier goes to work in the coal mines in Montsou in northern France. In the dark depths he becomes acquainted with misery and alcoholism. He is committed to the rights of workers by going on strike together with colleagues. The military is tough, but he continues his fight against injustice.