Gaza, today. Sixty-year-old fisherman Issa is secretly in love with Siham, a woman who works at the market with her daughter Leila. When he discovers an ancient phallic statue of Apollo in his fishing nets, Issa hides it, not knowing what to do with this mysterious and potent treasure. Yet deep inside, he feels that this discovery will change his life forever. Strangely, his confidence starts to grow and eventually he decides to approach Siham.
Did You Know?
The story was inspired in part by a real life event that occurred August 2013 when a young fisherman ,Abu Ghurab, a netted a 2000 year old statue of the Ancient Greek god Apollo from the waters near the Egyptian border. See more