Lost and Found

(Lost and Found)

Kamal Hussein works at a refugee camp in Bangladesh, where hundreds of thousands of persecuted Rohingya refugees have found shelter. Kamal himself escaped from Myanmar under dramatic circumstances, and now he is helping families who have lost their children in the large camp.

The military regime and ethnic cleansing have driven nearly a million people from Myanmar to neighbouring Bangladesh. The main job of young Kamal is to assist in the search for parents and their children in the streets of the busy refugee camp, where he has lived for more than 20 years. Some of the families were separated during the dangerous trip to Bangladesh. The confusion of these children reminds him of his own story, when he spent a year without his parents as a boy. He overcomes this trauma daily by devoting himself to his community and is proud to have returned nearly 800 children to their parents.

Czech premiere

About the film

Director: Orlando von Einsiedel
UK
2019 | 22 min.

Language: Czech, English

Subtitles: (No Subtitles)

Director

Orlando von Einsiedel

Filmography
2019 - Lost and Found
2018- Evelyn
2016 - The White Helmets
2014 - Virunga
2011 - Aisha's Song
2010 - Skateistan: To Live and Skate Kabul

Orlando von Einsiedel

Screenings

11. 03. 21:00 Municipal Library – Small Hall
Film block
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14. 03. 15:30 Atlas - Large Hall
Film block
DiscussionSára Činčurová, journalist
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