Keswick Film Festival

Friday 23rd February 12:00 PM - Theatre By The Lake

La Isla

Director: Ahmed Boulane Country: Morocco
Cert: TBC Year: 2016 Length: 89 mins
2018 Festival
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Based on a true story this north African comedy is the tale of Ibrahim, a Moroccan soldier, who is sent to a deserted island off the Mediterranean coast of Morocco to monitor the movements of smugglers and illegal immigrants. One day, Ibrahim finds a Sub-Saharan man, Mamadou, washed up on the beach.

While the unlikely pair tries to survive on the miniscule island, they inadvertently trigger a diplomatic incident that crescendos into a regional military crisis. 

Thanks to Ahmed Boulane

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