A Tree in the Sea


Shahir ZAG

United Arab Emirates | 2015 | 18’35’’



The last traditional fisherman of Fujairah fishes illegally in a marine reserve to keep a promise he made 65 years earlier.


Screenplay: Shahir Zag

Cinematography: Ricardo Prates

Editing: Neda Ahmed

Sound Design: John De Buck

Music: Mathieu Dubus, Laetitia Lebedeff

Main Cast: Abdullah Mohammed Sulaiman,  Mousa Abdulhakim, Khalid Mohammed Abdullah

Producer: Jolianne Zag


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