A TALE OF LOVE AND DESIRE (2021)

102 min - Fiction
Synopsis:

Ahmed, an 18-year-old French boy of Algerian origin, meets Farah, a young Tunisian girl. He discovers a collection of sensual and erotic Arab literature while falling in love with Farah. However, he tries to resist his desires.

Director: Leyla Bouzid
Writer: Leyla Bouzid
Country: Tunisia
Production: Blue Monday Productions, Arte France Cinéma, Canal+, Ciné+, and Cinémage 14

Funds:

Centre National du Cinéma et de l'Image Animée (CNC), Fonds Images de la Diversité.

Awards / Nominations:

Special Jury Prize for Best First and Second Feature at MedFilm Festival in Rome 

Valois de diamant du meillur Film and Prix d'interpretation masculine at Angouleme Film Festival, France 

Most Promising Actor, César Awards, France

 

 


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