2017, English subtitles. 30 year-old Nassim, son of a Moroccan immigrant has succeeded in life. He lives in Abu Dhabi with Elisabeth, his American fiancée. After several years of absence he returns to his hometown of Bollène in southern France for his sister's engagement. To his dismay, he finds a city now governed by the far right party and a complex relationship with his parents who are first-generation immigrants. The film portrays a delicate balance of how to succeed in a new environment while being proud of one's inherent culture.

Subtitles: en
Next scheduled broadcast Jun, 28 2019 01:30 am
30 year-old Nassim, son of a Moroccan immigrant has succeeded in life. He lives in Abu Dhabi with Elisabeth, his American fiancée. After several years of absence he returns to Bollène for his sister's engagement. He has difficulty in recognising himself in this modest family of practicing Muslims. Directed by: Saïd Hamich (France/Morocco, 2017) Cast: Anas El Baz (Nassim), Kate Colebrook (Elisabeth), Saïd Benchnafa (Mouss), Bénédicte-Lala Ernoult (Hajjar), Jamila Charik (la mère de Nassim), Abdelhak Saleh (le père de Nassim), Lamia Menioui (Asma) Genre: drama Awards: Contrebandes Prize (FIFIB Bordeaux 2017)
Jul, 02 2019 03:18 am