KAOUTHER BEN HANIA
DIRECTOR & WRITER
After an eye-catching string of short films and docs tackling social issues, Kaouther’s debut narrative feature BEAUTY AND THE DOGS premiered in Un Certain Regard 2017 and sold to more than 10 countries. Nominated for Best Actress in The Critics Awards 2018, this unflinching film recounts the true story of the rape of young woman outside a beachfront nightclub. Kaouther is Tunisia’s most active woman filmmaker.