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ROAR OF THE SEA, THE (RAUSCHEN DES MEERES, DAS)

ROAR OF THE SEA, THE

An African refugee, whose identity is unknown, is being interrogated in prison. He refuses to speak and eat, he seems traumatized. When the prison guard finds a hidden photograph he decides to help the refugee, even if it means risking his own job. But time is running short and the deportation machinery is already in full play.
Genre Drama, Love Story
Category Short
Year of Production 2010
Directors Ana R. Fernandes, Torsten Truscheit
Screenplay Ana R. Fernandes, Torsten Truscheit
Cinematography Philipp Timme
Cast Tyron Ricketts, Sven Pippig, Ronnie Janot, Mayra Andrade, Ralph Martin, Malayka M. Fernandes
Producers Thomas Reisser, Marcus Machura
Production Company Niama Film/Stuttgart, in co-production with ARTE, SWR, Bayerischer Rundfunk
Runtime 26 min
Format 35 mm, color, cs
Language
 German, Crioulu
Subtitled Versions English, French
Festivals Hof 2010, Filmschau Baden-Württemberg 2010, Saarbrücken 2011, Cleveland 2011, cellu l’art Jena 2011, Cambridge 2011, Cabo Verde 2011, Azores 2011, Biberach 2011
Awards Film Prize Baden-Württemberg Best Short Fiction Film - Filmschau Baden-Württemberg 2010, Runner-Up Cleveland 2011, Jury Award Cabo Verde 2011, Best Short Fiction Film Azores 2011
With backing from MFG Baden-Württemberg
German Distributor Camino Filmverleih/Stuttgart

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