This MOVIE is centered on very sensitive issues known as Irregular Migration and Human Trafficking, a very caustic reality that has plagued several regions of the world for many years. The play is set in sub-Saharan Africa as pivotal characters are on a journey to Europe.
The spot-light is on a young girl, Ese. Driven by the ambition to go to school, become a medical doctor and provide for her mother, the only family she has. Her lack of prior knowledge coupled with her dreams of a brighter future were the catalysts in the process of which she became a victim of human trafficking.
She was sold by a man in whom she had so much faith and trust in and on her way to a “brighter future”, she encountered many who had fallen prey just like her.
Whilst in the camp in Niger Republic, she built a strong tie with one of the traffickers, Abdul. He had a similar story to hers and in the process lost an arm because of her. Her bravery and resilience was her one way escape route with help from Abdul who paid the price for letting her get away.
Ese is one in a million of victims that successfully escape the grip of human traffickers and after that horrifying experience she tells her story.