• Sweden
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Sharaf is 17 years old and one of thousands of refugees who arrive in Gran Canaria by boat every year. He was lucky to survive the dangerous journey. Now he tells his sad story while he and his little brother are waiting in a detention centre.

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  • Original Title
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Hanna Heilborn, David Aronowitsch
  • Cinematography
    animation: Nicolas Maurice (chef), Astrid Krejberg, Bert Zierfuss, Thomas Oger
  • Sound
    Anders Nyström
  • Runtime
    12 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Sweden
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, 2-7 May 2013
    • Göteborg International Film Festival, January 2013
    • CPH:DOX, Nov. 2012 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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