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In this feature film based on an actual incident that occurred in 1986, 8 Sri Lankan Tamils are rescued from certain death by a group of fisherman and find themselves temporarily sheltered in an isolated outport in Newfoundland.

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  • NFB_Moderator

    “@dpotash -- The movie is fiction, not a documentary, but it is inspired by this story: http://bit.ly/1tz6vKR ” — NFB_Moderator, 5 Sep 2014

  • dpotash

    “Great movie. Moving, but what happened after?” — dpotash, 4 Sep 2014

  • gormezano

    “Very Nice movie. I've saw from Barcelona, Spain.” — gormezano, 23 Apr 2012

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Film Credits

director
John N. Smith
producer
Sam Grana
executive producer
Colin Neale
associate producer
Paul Pope
script
Sam Grana
John N. Smith
photography
David De Volpi
Roger Martin
K. Shanmuganathan
Martin Duckworth
sound
Jacques Drouin
Roshan S. Perera
editing
John N. Smith
Martial √Čthier
Sam Grana
sound editing
Raymond Vermette
re-recording
Hans Peter Strobl
music
Sridas Sivasambo
Vasudevan Govindarajan
Himmat Shinhat
Sithiravel
Sundaram
Anandprasad Pathanjali
Gordon Quinton
John Lacey
Boyd Norman
Charlotte Bradley
cast
Charlene Bruff
Madonna Hawkins
Nirmalan Masilamany
Anandprasad Pathanjali
Beverly Power
Francis Power
Rosie Power
Kumar Singam Nadarajah
Murugesu Sivanesan
Sinnakili Baskaran

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