The Sweet Hereafter was released in the year 1997。The Sweet Hereafter is also called as Doce Amanhã, Dolce domani, Dulce porvenir, Futuro Radioso, De beaux lendemains, Søte ettertid, Süße Jenseits, Suloinen ikuisuus, Ljuva morgondag。
A small community is torn apart by a tragic accident which kills most of the town's children. A lawyer (Ian Holm) visits the victims' parents in order to profit from the tragedy by stirring up the their anger and launching a class action suit against anyone they can blame. The community is paralysed by its anger and cannot let go. All but one young girl (Sarah Polley), left in a wheelchair after the accident, who finds the courage to lead the way to the sweet hereafter.