Hicham Ayouch

France/Morocco/Qatar/United Arab Emirates | V.O. French | 2014 | 90 min | DCP | color | Fiction

At only thirteen, Benjamin is a little soldier at war with life, with adults and with himself. He is a troubled kid with a tormented soul and goes back and forth into foster homes since the age of five. Eventually, his mother goes to jail and reveals to Benjamin the existence of his father. For Benjamin there is just one goal; getting out of foster care. So when the social worker gave him the choice, he decides to go live at this unknown father’s place…

Director Hicham Ayouch
Music Bachar Mar-Khalifé
Cinematographer Boubkar Benzabat
Screenplay Hicham Ayouch, Aicha Yacoubi
Cast Didier Michon, Slimane Dazi, Farida Amrouche, Lounis Tazairt, Pascal Helso
Production La Vingt-Cinquième Heure
Distribution La Vingt-Cinquième Heure