Khalil Cherti

  • Khalil Cherti
Film director
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv

Born in 1976 in Strasbourg, Khalil Cherti is Franco-Moroccan. A self-taught author-director, he learned his trade by shooting institutional films, advertisements and trailers. In 2009 he directed and self-produced his first medium-length film, The Great Wall of Qin, selected at the Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival. In 2011, his web series Lolicats won an award at the La Rochelle Fiction Festival. In 2014, his second medium-length film, D'où que vienne la douleur, was selected for numerous festivals, including Locarno and Clermont-Ferrand, and won numerous awards. T'embrasser sur le miel is his latest short film. He is currently working on his first feature film.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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