Island of the Hungry Ghosts

    • Gabrielle Brady
    • Germany, United Kingdom, Australia
    • 2018
    • 98 min
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    Christmas Island; In the middle of the Indian Ocean, 50 million red crabs make their ancient annual voyage from the jungle to the oceans edge. While thousands of asylum seekers are detained indefinitely in a high security facility. Poh Lin, a trauma counsellor living on the Island of Hungry Ghosts, bears witness to the decline of those being detained.

    Credits

    Director
    Gabrielle Brady
    Production
    Alexander Wadouh for Chromosom Film
    Co-production
    Samm Haillay, Alex Kelly, Gizem Acarla
    Involved TV Channel
    WDR

    Contact

    World Sales
    Salma Abdalla for Autlook Filmsales
    Festival Handling
    Stephanie Fuchs for Autlook Filmsales

    More information

    Spoken languages
    Cantonese
    English
    Farsi
    Hokkien
    Mandarin

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