“The boat was like a little fly in the sea, in two-meter high waves. We just drifted without any food or water.”
Sharaf, 17, is one of thousands of boat-refugees who have arrived to Gran Canaria the last years. They cross the ocean in small boat. Sharaf was lucky, he survived. Thousands have died in the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean trying to get into the EU.
WATCH EXCERPTS FROM SHARAF
The third and final part in a series of animated documentaries about children and young people in difficult situations by David Aronowitsch and Hanna Heilborn.
Production design and additional art direction by Magnus Östergren, art direction by Mats Johansson, animation by Nicolas Maurice and production management by Thomas Oger. POTEMKIN took care of comping and post-production.