Feature, Drama | 85 min | Morocco
Director : Mohamed Chrif Tribak
Cast : Anissa Lanaya, Farah El Fassi, Maha Daoud, Soumaya Amghra
After the death of her father, 17 year-old Noufissa must go with her mother and live in the mansion of Lalla Amina, the wife of an important Tetouan dignitary. Once there, a close friendship develops between her and Fattouma, Lalla Amina’s granddaughter. The 2 young girls promise to share everything and never leave each other. But when Fattouma discovers that Noufissa will soon get married, she will do the impossible not to lose her friend.
About the Director:
Mohamed Chrif Tribak was born in Larache, northern Morocco, in 1971. Trained in the Federation of film clubs in Morocco, he did an internship at the FÉMIS in Paris. Le temps des camarades, his first feature film, was awarded many prizes. He also directed several short films like Lettre d’amour (2008), 30 ans (2006), Mawal (2005), L’Extraterrestre (2005) and Balcon Atlantico. He has won several awards, such as the Best Feature Film Award at the Festival Regarding the World Cinema in Paris in 2017.