About the film
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Release Date: April 30, 2021
|Slogan||:||«Waiting is a group effort.»|
|Production Companies||:||Caravan Cinema, Film4 Productions, Screen Scotland, BFI, MUBI|
|Producers||:||Lizzie Francke, Julia Oh, Angus Lamont, Irune Gurtubai, Ross McKenzie, David Segal-Hamilton|
An offbeat observation of refugees waiting to be granted asylum on a fictional remote Scottish island. It focuses on Omar, a young Syrian musician who is burdened by the weight of his grandfather’s oud, which he has carried all the way from his homeland.