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France | 2016 | 92 minutes | Raja Amari

October 2, 2017

After a dangerous passage from Tunisia, Samia finds refuge at her old friend Imed's (Salim Kechiouche, Blue is the Warmest Color) apartment in Lyon. Hungry for independence, she finds work with wealthy Mrs Bertaud (Hiam Abbas, Insyriated). As an attraction develops between the two women, the trio become ensnared in a complicated love triangle.

Screening as part of French Cinema Now.

  • Director: Raja Amari
  • Principal Cast: Hiam Abbass, Sarra Hannachi, Salim Kechiouche
  • Premiere Status: Seattle
  • Country: France, Tunisia
  • Year: 2016
  • Running Time: 92 minutes
  • Producer: Lina Chaabane
  • Screenplay: Raja Amari
  • Cinematographers: Aurélien Devaux
  • Editors: Guerric Catala
  • Music: Nicolas Becker
  • Website: Official Film Website
  • Filmography: Anonymes (2009); Red Satin (2002)
  • Language: French
  • Has Subtitles: Yes
  • US Distributor: ArtMattan Films
  • International Sales: Urban Distribution International

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