Anniversaire (L') [dir. L. Lahlou]

  • Anniversaire (L') [dir. L. Lahlou]
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2014
Format : Feature
Running time : 120 (in minutes)

During a reception organized on the occasion of Ghita's 44th birthday, friends and family members of Said and Ghita will be confronted with unexpected events and serious enough to provoke disturbing reactions, starting points questioning the small material and emotional comforts by which all these little people were surrounded.

A film by Latif LAHLOU

starring Sana Mouziane, Sanaa El Aji, Fatima Ezzahra El Jaouhari

Morocco, 2014, Feature Narrative, 2h00, drama

Country: Morocco
Runtime: 2h03min (123 min)
Color: Color

Produced by Latif Lahlou
Line producer: Mehdi Lahlou

Director: Latif Lahlou
Writers: Géraldine Bueken, Mohamed Laroussi (screenplay)
Cinematography by Beatrice Mizrahi
Sound: Mohamed Simou
Film Editing by Allal Sahbi, Houda Saikaki
Music: Moncef Adyel
Casting By Mounir Saguia
Production Design by Fatim Lahlou, Emmanuel Sorin
Costume Design by Khadija Benjelloun
First Assistant Director Khalid Benseddik
Second assistant director: Hamza Boumalki
Re-recording mixer: Raphaël Devillers
Second assistant camera: Souki Belghiti
Gaffer: Youssef Yania
Assistant colorist: Guillaume Schmitter (Digimage)
Script supervisor: Siham Douguena

Cast (in credits order)
Sana Mouziane (as Sanaa Mouziane)...
Sanaa El Aji...
Fatima Ezzahra El Jaouhari (as Fatima "Faty" Ezzahra El Jaouhari)... Adiba
Omar Lotfi...
Amal Ayouch...
Younes Megri...
Abdellatif Chaouqi (as Abdellatif Chawqui)...
Othman Alaoui...
Hamid Baquet...
Nadia Kounda...
Hamza Kadri... Dealer of Drugs

Production Company:


Release Dates
12 February 2014 (Tanger Film Festival, Morocco)
14 May 2014 (Morocco, Theaters)


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  • 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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