AKHER FILM (MAKING OF)
On a film shoot in Tunisia in 2003, Nouri, the director, is torn between his disintegrating private life and the film, for which he cannot see an ending; the actor, Lotfi, feels manipulated on discovering that his character, a dancer called Bahta, becomes a fundamentalist; Bahta ends up being brainwashed. The film shoots just as the American army invades Iraq. Will the characters manage to finish the film?
Running Time: 115 mins | Language: Arabic dialogue with English subtitles
Director: | Country: Tunisia | DIFF Section: The Muhr Awards - Narrative Features