A gripping documentary follows the story of the Ocean Viking, a rescue ship patrolling the Mediterranean sea. Led by search and rescue coordinator Nick Romaniuk and his right-hand man Tanguy, the crew embarks on a daunting task of rescuing migrants in distress. Despite the crew’s efforts, the voyage proves to be difficult as they encounter four-meter high waves and numerous health concerns.
The crew’s journey is a testament to the numerous challenges and risks they undertake daily to save the lives of the hopeless individuals. As they finally dock in Sicily after rescuing 276 migrants, they are met with a new challenge: to remain in quarantine for 14 days due to the coronavirus pandemic. Activists claim that the Italian government’s measures were politically motivated and prevented the crew from embarking on any future rescue missions. Don’t miss this inspiring and thought-provoking documentary revealing the sacrifices and challenges faced by the crew of Ocean Viking as they navigate their mission with courage and passion.