British Vogue – Breaking The Surface

An Audience With The Mardini Sisters & Their Onscreen Counterparts In The Swimmers



Yusra Mardini wears viscose dress, Bottega Veneta. Sara Mardini wears crêpe shirtdress, Proenza Schouler. Trousers, Tibi. Silver earrings, Alighieri. Nathalie Issa wears viscose dress, Stella McCartney. Gold-plated double ring, Tilly Sveaas. Manal Issa wears swimsuit, Hermes. Trousers, Tibi.

About This Project

From Syrian war zone to the Rio Olympics, Maria Hunstig meets the miraculous Mardinis – and the sisters who play them in Netflix’s drama, The Swimmers. Photographs by Tom Kleinschmidt. Styling by Julia Brenard

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