Lost Exile

Fisnik Maxhuni – Lost Exile

Emir works for the local mafia as courier between Serbia and Hungary to repay its debts.

Diploma project (2016) by Fisnik Maxhuni

Fiction / 29 mn


Emir, a family man, works for the local mafia as people smuggler between Serbia and Hungary. Hana, a young woman from Kosovo wants to flee her country and meets Emir to drive her. On the way, Emir's unscrupulous colleagues order him to stop at a motel next to the border. They see in Hana the opportunity to gain money by delivering her to a prostitution ring. That night, Emir is faced with a moral dilemma and his own humanity as Hana will test her courage to change her life and make it to Europe.