R | | Biography, Drama
In 2008, rookie journalist Jay Bahadur forms a half-baked plan to embed himself among the pirates of Somalia. He ultimately succeeds in providing the first close-up look into who these men ... See full summary »
Barkhad Abdi, who plays Abdi, is wearing a t-shirt of the Dutch national soccer team, with number 9, from famous striker Ruud van Nistelrooy.
I'm gonna go to Somalia and write a book on the pirates.
Maria Bahadur: Somalia?
Jay Bahadur: AIDS?
Jojo: Isn't that a problem there?
Jay Bahadur: I'm going to *write* about the pirates dad, not sleep with them.
The closing credits identify the many Somali refugees in the cast and crew with the year they became a refugee.
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