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Fishing Without Nets (2014)

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Fishing without Nets is a story of pirates in Somalia, told from the perspective of the pirates. Shot in East Africa using Somali non-actors, Fishing Without Nets tells the story of the bandits from the Somali point of view.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 26th, 2014 (Limited)
MPAA Rating: R for violence, language, drug use and brief sexual images.
(Rating bulletin 2339, 9/10/2014)
Running Time: 109 minutes
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Keywords: Non Professional Actor, Pirates, Poverty, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: VICE, Think Media Studios
Production Countries: Kenya,
United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Reda Kateb    Victor
Abdi Gabo Siyad    Blacky
Abdikhadir Hassan   
Abdiwali Farrah    China Boy
Idil Ibrahim    Idil
Eric Godon    Captain Charlie
Mohamed Ibrahim Maalim    Mohamed Ibrahim Maalim
Abubakr Mahamud Mire    Mr. Chairman

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Production and Technical Credits

Cutter Hodierne    Screenwriter
John Hibey    Screenwriter
Sam Cohan    Screenwriter
David Burkman    Screenwriter
Cutter Hodierne    Story Creator
John Hibey    Story Creator
Ben Freedman    Producer
Brian Glazen    Producer
Stephanie Pinola    Producer
Victor Shapiro    Producer
Raphael Swann    Producer
Rupert Wyatt    Executive Producer
Dominic LaPerriere    Editor
Alex Disenhof    Director of Photography

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