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Mariner Of The Mountains
  • Country/Area of ProductionBrazil, France, Germany
  • Language of DialoguePortuguese, Arabic, Tamazight, French
  • Runtime98min
  • DirectorKarim Aïnouz
  • Type of WorkFeature-Length Documentary
  • Producer
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. The film interweaves present, past and future.