Somalia is the world’s largest pirates’ nest and Mohamed is one of Somalia’s most experienced pirates. But in his home country Mohamed is just another middle-aged man trying to live a normal life. Mohamed is engaged and feels pressured from both his parents and his in-laws. Now he has to decide if he should risk everything for one final hijacking. Last Hijack is a story about survival from the perspective of a pirate. Through a combination of animation and documentary narration the film examines how a pirate from Somalia fell into such a brutal and dangerous life.
Last Hijack is also available in the Transmedia section, read more here.