Liquid Traces: The Left-to-Die Boat Case

Directed by Charles Heller and Lorenzo Pezzani, 17 min, 2014

Liquid Traces reconstructs the “left-to-die boat” case, in which 72 migrants were left to drift for 14 days in NATO’s maritime surveillance area at the height of the 2011 war on Libya, produced with Forensic Oceanography.

The initial report on the “left-to-die boat” has been the basis for several legal cases against the states involved in the military operations.

The Liquid Traces video was 1st shown within the “Forensis” exhibition at the House of World Cultures, Berlin, in March 2014.

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