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Island of the Hungry Ghosts
  • Country/Area of ProductionGermany, UK, Australia
  • Language of DialogueEnglish, French, Farsi, Mandarin, Hokkien, Cantonese
  • Runtime94 min
  • DirectorGabrielle Brady
  • Type of WorkFeature-Length Documentary
  • ProducerAlexander Wadouh

On an isolated island in the Indian Ocean, land crabs migrate in their millions from the jungle to the sea. The same jungle hides a high-security Australian detention centre where thousands of asylum seekers have been locked away indefinitely. Their only connection to the outside world is trauma counsellor Poh Lin Lee.