Desert Fishes

Desert Fishes (2015)
Court Fiction - 15' - En développement

Written and directed by Alaa Eddine Aljem

A family lives in the heart of the Moroccan desert, where the son dreams about leaving for the seaside and becoming a fisherman. The father, a gravedigger, wants his son to take care of his dying mother. The mother wants her family to be together and be happy. This is the portrait of a family struggling between their own desires and the reality of their situations.

Credits: 

Directed by Alaa Eddine Aljem
Producer Aurélien Bodinaux
Production Neon Rouge
Coproduction Come and See (Fr) 
Coproduction Le Moindre Geste (Morocco)

 

 

 

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