films – Cinema Akil

Fishless Sea
Samer Qatta, AlMalik Abusidu
Palestine | PG | 51 mins | Documentary | Arabic ( english subtitles )

For more than four decades Abu Ala' has sailed along the Gazan coastline. The film takes the viewer on a journey in Abu Ala's boat witnessing the hardship faced by Gazan fishermen under the Israeli blockade since 2006. While Abu Alaa' tries to bequeath his profession to his children, they start to feel the frustration of fishing in a sea that does not expand their horizon.