The Life After

Director: Anis Djaad
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Helmed by an award-winning director
Had its Arab world premiere at the Carthage Film Festival, where it won three awards
Selected at the Final Cut of Venice International Film Festival
Supported by AFAC, Takmil workshop, and CNC
Highlights the plight of women in conservative and judgmental societies
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2021/ Algeria105 min/ Drama
Original Title
La vie d'après
Set in Algeria, a widow and her only son have to move from one village to another to escape rumors and harassment. When they finally settle in a place and find work, their lives take another drastic turn. Will it be for the worse or the better?
Lydia Larini
Ahmed Belmoumane
Djemel Barek
Samir El Hakim
Screenwriter: Anis Djaad
DOP: Ahmed Talantikite
Editor: Valérie Pico
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Production Company(ies)
Alegria Production
Delici Moncef
film festivals
Carthage Film Festival, Tunisia
Tashkent International Film Festival, Uzbekistan
Brussels Independent Film Festival, Belgium
Amiens International Film Festival, France
Mostra de Valencia-Cinema Del Mediterrani, Spain
film awards
Tahar Cheriaa First Film Prize
TV5 Monde Prize
Fédération Africaine des Critiques Cinéma's Le Prix FACC, Carthage Film Festival, Tunisia