Island of the Hungry Ghosts

Island of the Hungry Ghosts | Eyja hinna hungruðu drauga

Gabrielle Brady

Country: Germany, United Kingdom, Australia, Iceland, United States

Runtime: 94 min. 0 sec.


Poh Lin lives on Christmas Island and works as a counsellor for people who have sought asylum in Australia and are being detained in a detention facility, deep within the jungle. Poh Lin struggles to help her clients as their condition grows worse. Meanwhile, the millions of crabs living on the island start their yearly migration to the sea. A metaphoric and timely film that was chosen the best documentary at the Tribeca film festival.