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9 Ratings

Fishing Without Nets

Directed by Cutter Hodierne
United States, Somalia, 2014


In Somalia, principled, young husband and father Abdi turns to piracy to support his family. While his wife and child wait for him in Yemen, an outdated and fragile cell phone is his only connection to all he truly values.

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Fishing Without Nets Directed by Cutter Hodierne

Critics reviews

It’s a gripping film, directed by Hodierne (who won the directing prize from the U.S. dramatic jury) with real scope and vision — and a relieved mix of the de rigueur handheld camerawork with more formal tracking and steadicam shots.
January 27, 2014
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