Official Selection out of the Competition

Socotra, the Island of Djinns

Socotra, the Island of Djinns

  • Section :Official Selection out of the Competition
  • Country :Spain
  • Production Year :2016
  • Runtime: 65 MIN

    Directed by: Jordi Esteva

    Cinematography by: Santy Borric?n

    Edited by: Albert Serrad?, Albert Buend?a

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    Synopsis: Based his own book by the same name, the director goes on trip to remote island of Socotra in the Indian Ocean set in front of Yemen. There, the inhabitants speak the genuine Socotra language, A southern Arabian slang related to the old language of the Kingdom of Sheba. Socotra was the island where Gilgamesh found the plant of immortality. For Egyptians, it was “The Island of Djinns”.

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