On 3 October 2013, a boat carrying 500 Eritrean refugees sank off the coast of Lampedusa, Italy and over 360 people drowned. Morgan Knibbe was on the island and decided to record the dramatic events. He tells the unbelievable story using testimony from Abraham, one of the survivors.

Filmmaker
Morgan Knibbe
Country
Netherlands
Year
2014
Medium
DCP
Length
15’
Language
Tigrinya, Italian
Producer
Jos de Putter
Production Company
Deepfocus
Sales
Morgan Knibbe
Cinematography
Morgan Knibbe
Editor
Morgan Knibbe
Sound Design
Noah Pepper, Taco Drijfhout, Vincent Sinceretti
Music
Carlos Dalla-Fiore
Website
http://www.international.eyefilm.nl/shipwreck