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The Last Hijack The Story Of The Somali Pirates The documentary The Last Hijack follows the lives of Mohamed and Muse, two Somali cousins: an experienced pirate and a desperate newcomer. Both men claim they just want to conduct one more hijack. Through their eyes, a dramatic tale about survival in the failed state Somalia, unfolds. How did they come to live this brutal and dangerous existence?
The Last Hijack is both a feature-length documentary and an online transmedia experience, which offer the viewer a unique and original way to explore the story of Somali piracy from different perspectives.
Specifications:

Director:   Tommy Pallotta / Femke Wolting
Producer:   Submarine
Co-producers:   Still Films, Razor Film, Savage Film, IKON
Broadcasters:   IKON (Netherlands), ZDF (germany), NRK (Norway), ERR (Estonia), RTS (switzerland), PLanete (France)
Release:   fall 2013
Length:   81' / 55'
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