The story of six illegal immigrants who escape from European authorities by hiding in a container and embark on a long and difficult journey in hope of a better life.

Stowaways

Drama | Foreign | 1997

Cast

Ovidiu Balan Moussa Maaskri

Synopsis

The compelling story of six illegal immigrants who escape from European authorities by hiding in a container and embark on a long and difficult journey to Canada in hope of a better life.

Producers

Chantal Bernheim, Jean-Roch Marcotte, Yves Martin, Robert Nador, Werner Schweizer, Greta Van Bempt, Esther van Messel, Ève Vercel

Director

Denis Chouinard, Nicolas Wadimoff


Montréal Film Festival, 1997 Official Selection
Toronto International Film Festival, 1997 Official Selection
Chicago International Film Festival, 1997 Official Selection
Thessaloniki International Film Festival, 1997 Official Selection
Festróia Film Festival, 1998 Official Selection
Cine Suizo para América Latina - Medellín, 1998 Official Selection