After years abroad in Paris, a woman returns home to Tunis with the dream of opening up her own psychotherapy practice in this drama comedy.
After having practised in France, 35-year-old Selma decides to open a psychoanalysis practice in her country of origin, Tunisia. It gets off to an epic start with demand soaring just after the revolution. But just as Selma begins to find her bearings, she faces the inflexibility of the authorities...
Directed by: Manele Labidi (France, 2018)
Cast: Golshifteh Farahani (Selma), Majd Mastoura (Naïm), Hichem Yacoubi (Raouf), Ramla Ayari (Amel), Aïcha Ben Miled (Olfa), Feriel Chammari (Baya), Najoua Zouhair (Nour)
Genre: comedy drama
Awards: Audience award (Venice 2019), official selection (César 2021, TIFF Toronto 2019, BFI London 2019)