On VOD: PURPLE SEA

Coming to MUBI today, Wednesday, August 25:
PURPLE SEA

Director:
Amel Alzakout, Khaled Abdulwahed

World Premiere:
Berlin 2020

Select Festivals:
IDFA, Visions du Reel, Doclisboa, Ann Arbor, RIDM, Camden

About:
Made from images filmed by the Syrian artist Amel Alzakout after the boat on which she was fleeing Syria sank off the coast of Lesbos, a revisitation of the moment in which the co-director and the other passengers are floating in the sea in their life-jackets, waiting to be rescued.

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