Short Film - 16 mins

Cargo follows the story of two Syrian refugees as they attempt to smuggle themselves into the UK. Once the lorry they are hidden in starts to move, they know that they are on their way to freedom. But the arrival of a third sparks unrest in the group.


Yorkshire Short Film Competition - Leeds International Film Festival 2015 

Audience Award - Luma Film Festival 2015

Official Selection: 

Filmfestival Kitzbuehel

Cardiff Refugee Film Festival

Miami Independent Film Festival 2015

Los Angeles Cinefest

Belgium Short Film Festival

Cast and Crew

Sayid - Abas Eljanabi

Nazim - Ragevan Vasan

Hamad - Vidal Sancho

Director / Writer / Co-Producer - Oli Carr

Writer / Co-Producer - Frank Higson

Producer - Jennie Hall

Producer / 1st AD - Fenella Woodhouse

Director of Photography - Thomas Rosser

1st AC - Krister Gressum Antonsen

Editor - Samuel Davies

Sound Recording / Design - Eliot Glanvill

Production Design - Bhavesh Jadva

Visual Effects - Zbigniew Siwek

Runner - Carl Goldsmith

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