This pioneering documentary follows a physically and mentally challenging kayaking expedition led by BASHAR AL HUNEIDI and accompanied by Colin Wong & Mansour Al Safran through six countries from Kuwait to Oman. After several dangerous brushes with death the Expedition is rewarded by Mother Earth with breathtaking scenery, marine and wildlife on the journey of exposing the regions plastic and pollution of The Gulf. This spiritual journey raises awareness of the region’s natural beauty and rich biodiversity and highlights the urgent need for a sustainable strategy to protect the environment so fundamental to the region’s heritage and culture. Bashar overcomes treacherous physical, mental, and logistical obstacles to bring himself connect with nature, CONNECT TO PROTECT!
Directors: Steve Mackay, Jonathan Ali Khan Writers: Jonathan Ali Khan Producers: Jonathan Ali Khan, Bashar Al Huneidi Key cast: Bashar Al Huneidi, Colin Wong, Mansour Al Saffran
Student project: No Completion date: 2020-09-30 Shooting format: 4K 16:9 .mov mp4 Aspect ratio: 16.9 Film color: Color First-time filmmaker: Yes