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by Karim Aïnouz


January 2019. Filmmaker Karim Aïnouz decides to take a boat, cross the Mediterranean and embark on his first journey to Algeria. Accompanied by the memory of his mother, Iracema, and his camera, Aïnouz gives us a detailed account of the journey to his father's homeland; from the sea crossing to his arrival in the Atlas Mountains in Kabylia - a mountainous region in northern Algeria - to his return. Interweaving present, past and future.

international title: Mariner of the Mountains
original title: Marinherio das montanhas
country: Brazil, France, Germany
sales agent: The Match Factory
year: 2021
genre: documentary
directed by: Karim Aïnouz
film run: 98'
screenplay: Karim Aïnouz, Murilo Hauser
cinematography by: Juan Sarmiento G.
film editing: Ricardo Saraiva
music: Benedikt Schiefer
producer: Marie-Pierre Macia, Christopher Zitterbart
production: MPM Film (Movies Partners in Motion Film), Big Sister, Watchmen Productions, Globo Filmes (BR), VideoFilmes (BR)

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