The Sea is Behind
Directed by Hisham Lasri
Tarik wears make-up and dresses up as a woman while dancing on a cart that is drawn by his father’s dying horse, Larbi, in wedding ceremonies. One day Larbi stops moving in the middle of a procession, drawing an untimely end to the family business and Tarik’s livelihood. This conclusion marks the beginning of a journey that forces Tarik to learn how to live anew.