Long Distance Swimmer - Sara Mardini

Long Distance Swimmer - Sara Mardini

Country/ies
Germany
Production
Victoria Films (UK)
Editor
Lenght
88
Original Language
Original language
Status
Completed
Completed in
2023
Eurodoc Participant
Anna Von Dziembowska
Eurodoc Producer
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Year participation
2019
Distribution

One moment champion Syrian swimmer Sara Mardini is Europe’s most celebrated refugee and humanitarian, the next she is a “criminal mastermind”. While her sister competes as a swimmer at the Olympics, Sara awaits trial and a possible 25-year prison sentence.

Festivals & Awards

World Premiere at Hot Docs 2023 (Canada) - Persister section