British director Nick Broomfield has dramatised the harrowing story of the Chinese cockle pickers who died on Morecambe Bay in 2004. His film 'Ghosts' screened at the 2006 San Sebastian International Film Festival and the 50th London Film Festival. It will also be in competition at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2007.
The film is released in the UK from January 12th. Official movie site.