In this video, Ross Kemp and Marta Shaw discuss the desperate plight of sub-Saharan migrants who are routinely subjected to torture, kidnap and sexual abuse throughout their arduous journeys to Europe.

Ross Kemp, Actor and Documentary Filmmaker
Marta Shaw, Director, Freshwater Films

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Overview

The political instability in Libya in the years following Gaddafi’s removal helped fuel the expansion of the Libya-Italy human trafficking corridor: now the busiest route for illegal migration into Europe.

Actor and BAFTA-winning filmmaker Ross Kemp has produced a documentary for Sky which explores the human stories of the men and women risking everything to get to Europe.

In this video, Ross Kemp and Marta Shaw discuss the desperate plight of migrants and refugees moving through Libya, who are routinely subjected to torture, kidnap and sexual abuse throughout their arduous journeys to Europe.

More information at Screening Room: The Journey to Europe