WANDERING, A ROHINGYA STORY

Mélanie Carrier and Oliver Higgins, Human Rights Doc, 88' - Canadian Screen Award

2020

CANADA, BANGLADESH

Doc

88 m

SYNOPSIS

In a few months, Kutupalong refugee camp has become the largest in the world. A labyrinth of makeshift shelters, home to 700 000 Rohingyas. In this place out of space and time, is it still possible to exist?

FESTIVALS

AWARDS

Winner Best Feature Documentary - Canadian Screen Awards 2021

• Nominee Best Cinematography - Canadian Screen Awards 2021

• Winner Best Feature Documentary - Iris Awards 2021

• Winner Best Editing / Documentary - Iris Awards 2021

• Winner Best Cinematography/Documentary - Iris Awards 2021

• Nominee Best Sound Documentary - Iris Awards 2021

• Nominee Best Music/Documentary - Iris Awards 2021

• Nominee SOS Kinderdörfer Weltweit Award - Dok.Fest München/Germany

2021

• Grand Prize - Breaking boundaries - Rhode Island International Film Festival/USA 2021

• Winner Best Featured Documentary - Vues sur Mer/Canada 2021

• Winner Global Docs Award - DOCSMX/Mexico 2020

• Winner People's choice Award - FCVQ Canada 2020

• Winner Best featured documentary - FICFA/Canada 2020


FESTIVALS’ SELECTION

• SEMINCI/Valladolid, Spain - Official competition

• 45th Mostra São Paulo International film festival / Brazil, Official competition

• DOCSMX/Mexico, Mexico - Winner Global Docs Award

• RIDM/Montréal, Canada - Official competition

• FCVQ/Québec, Canada - Winner People's choice Award

• FICFA/Moncton, Canada - Winner Best featured documentary

• 42nd International Festival of New Latin American Cinema/Cuba - Official

selection

• FIFF de Tübingen/Tübingen, Germany - Official competition2021

• 27th Rendez-vous French Film Festival/Vancouver, Canada - Closing Film

• 10th Belleville Downtown DocFest/Belleville, Canada - Official selection

• Carrousel International du Film de Rimouski/Rimouski, Canada - Official

selection

• Vues sur Mer/Gaspé, Canada - Opening Film & Winner Best Documentary

• 39th Festival Cinéma d'Alès - Itinérances/Alès, France - Official selection

• Dok.Fest München/Munich, Germany - Best of Fest selection

• 39th edition of Les Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma/Quebec, Canada

• Festival Cinéma du Monde de Sherbrooke/Quebec, Canada

• Moscow International Film Festival - DOKER/Russia - Official competition