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Luzzu

Dir: Alex Camilleri
Cast: Jesmark Scicluna, Marlene Schranz, David Scicluna
94mins   2021   Malta   PG   Maltese | English    Subtitled   

Jesmark, a Maltese fisherman, contends with a newfound leak in his wooden luzzu boat. Barely getting by, he sees his livelihood imperilled by diminishing harvests, a ruthless fishing industry, and a stagnating ecosystem.

Desperate to provide for his wife and their newborn son, whose growth impediment requires treatment, Jesmark gradually slips into an illicit black-market fishing operation.

'An honest, affecting slab of working-class portraiture' - Guy Lodge, Variety



Showtimes


Fri 27 May

18:00

Sat 28 May

14:30

Sun 29 May

17:30

Mon 30 May

12:15

Tue 31 May

18:10

Wed 1 June

15:25

Thu 2 June

15:40