Directed by Merzak Allouache
Omar, a street thief, is an unstable and lonely teenager who lives in an Algerian slum. He is addicted to a psychotropic drug, Madame Courage, popular for the feeling of invincibility it engenders. He develops an obsession with Selma, who’s gold necklace he snatches on the street.
Latifa Said / France / 2016 / Narrative Short / 30 minsFadila, is a cabaret singer who escapes Algeria after being threatened by religious fundamentalists. She arrives in Aubagne, France, looking for a new home. Scared and alone, she find comfort in a friendly local.
Precedes: Madame Courage