OKSIJAN tells the incredible true story of a 7-year old Afghan boy who finds himself trapped in a refrigerated truck with 14 other refugees as they are smuggled into the UK.

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Edward Watts
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ella Purnell ... Inca
Elham Ehsas ... Jawad
Noof McEwan ... Zain
Zora Bishop ... Police Officer
Adi Chugh ... Mohammad
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Awet Mohamed Ali Awet Mohamed Ali
Faheem Azimi Faheem Azimi
Ranjit Singh Bagri Ranjit Singh Bagri
Antonia Beamish Antonia Beamish
Patrick Fosset Patrick Fosset
Saleem Haqdad Saleem Haqdad
Luke Ireland ... Police Officer
Daniella Isaacs Daniella Isaacs
Ousmane Karim Ousmane Karim
Morteza Khodabakhsh Morteza Khodabakhsh
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OKSIJAN tells the incredible true story of a 7-year old Afghan boy who finds himself trapped in a refrigerated truck with 14 other refugees as they are smuggled into the UK.

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UK

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English

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14 November 2018 (France) See more »

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Brilliant short film
5 May 2018 | by rubz-92296See all my reviews

A really captivating true story about two boys and their dangerous journey to the UK. I would definitely recommend this to anyone.


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