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Film Fest Gent - Fatwa
Archived: Fatwa (2018)

director: Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud

With: Ahmed Hafiene, Ghalia Benali, Sarrá Hanachi, a.o.

duration: 102 minutes
Drama, Political

Official Selection - In Competition
Film Fest Gent - Fatwa

"Together with Jean-Pierre we've produced 'Fatwa', from Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud, a Tunisian living in Belgium. The film tells the story of a father who returns to Tunisia to bury his son who died from an apparent suicide." (Luc Dardenne) 


director: Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud
producer: Habib Bel Hédi, Hatem Ben Miled
screenplay: Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud
Editor: Virginie Messiaen
Cinematography: Mohamed Maghraoui

production company: Les Films Du Fleuve

More info

dialogue: French, Arabic, English
subtitles: Dutch subt.
country: Belgium - Tunisia
year: 2018


MAHMOUD BEN MAHMOUD (1947): Traversées (1983), Poussière de diamant (1991), Les siestes Grenadine (1999), Le Professeur (2012), Fatwa (2018).

Technical Specs

format: DCP


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