In a country historically closed to immigration, a group of asylum seekers show themselves only through their hands and objects that represent their countries of origin.
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I Am Nobody. Migrants in the middle of nowhere
To film migrants waiting for a final resolution to their asylum application in a European country, filmmakers Barbara Matejčić and Nina Urumov resort to an ingenious device: filming only their hands and the objects they have brought from their homelands.
The result is a short film where the testimonies of these people gain an imposing presence over the images of a photograph, a toy, a piece of clothing. With few resources, we travel to another place in the world where, for now, they cannot return.