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About the project


Beyond the Fortress is an interactive documentary about migration in Europe with focus on the Mediterranean, featuring precise data and the stories of people involved. hosts the data part of the interactive documentary, where we will analyse the data about all the events happened from January 2015 onwards.

The data can be browsed by different parameters: event, country of departure, country of arrival, date, nationalities involved and smugglers.

Beyond the Fortress is preceded by Lost Souls (link), visual research about missing migrants in the Mediterranean Sea in 2014.

Beyond the Fortress' team
Editor: Marco Tiberio


Cover picture: Port of Lampedusa © Marco Tiberio
Created with kartograph 0.8.1 and Raphaël 2.1.0