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Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2011
Format : Feature
Running time : 111 (in minutes)

As the Arab Spring begins in Tunisia and Egypt, Fouzi gathers a group of actors to show them footage of a documentary he started shooting two years ago about the disillusionment of youth seeking to express their artistic ideas. He searches for an alternative ending, relying on the actors' reactions to the historical changes currently taking place.

Feature Narrative / Algeria, France / 2011 / 111 min / Color / HDCAM
In Arabic / English, Arabic subtitles

Director: Merzak Allouache
Screenwriter: Merzak Allouache
Editor: Nadia Ben Rachid, Lucile Sautarel
Music: Yahia Bouchaala
Cinematographer: Hocine Hadjali
Producer: Véronique Zerdoun, Yacine Djadi
Co-Producer: Philippe Akoka
SoundPostproduction : Philippe Akoka

Adila Bendimerad, Nouha Mathlouti, Nadjib Oulebsir, Nabil Asli, Samir El Hakim, Ahmed Benaissa

Rated: Parental guidance is advised (Doha FilmFest, Qatar, 2011)

Interests: Drama, Music, Politics, Identity


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  • Alliance Française VANUATU
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  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
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  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
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