Germany, 2016, 20 min
A cinematic examination trying to approach the experiences of Osman, a young Eritrean refugee, who survived seven months in one of the „torture camps“ run by Bedoin tribes in the Sinai desert.
- Director Bio
- Festivals And Awards
Sebastian Mez was born in 1982 in Essen, Germany. In 2007 Sebastian began his studies at FILMAKADEMIE BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG in Ludwigsburg, Germany specializing in directing. His first Short ‘Clean Up‘ was shown at more than 40 international film festival and won several prices. His film ’Ein Brief aus Deutschland’, which takes a special approach onto the subject of modern slavery and prostitution in Europe, won the international middle length competition at VISION DU RÉEL in Nyon in 2011. ‘Metamorphosen‘ was his first feature length film, which premiered at the Berlinale 2013, followed by numerous festivals and awards worldwide, including Best GreenDox Award at DokuFest 2014. Sebastian lives and works in Berlin.