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Avril

A Short film by Raja Amari

Produced by Rougemarine

Production year : 1998

    Synopsis

    Amina, a little girl aged ten or so, is hired as a servant for two sisters who live alone in an old bourgeois house. One of them is ill. Amina soon discovers that her fits are just a pretext, a cry for help to bring a man to the house : the doctor.

    Actresses (3)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Rougemarine

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (7)

    Executive Producer :

    Sahbi Aloui

    Director of Photography :

    Aurélien Devaux

    Editor :

    Isabelle Petrich

    Costume designer :

    Magdalena Garcia Caniz

    Screenwriter :

    Raja Amari

    Sound Recordist :

    Ludovic Escalier

    Production Designer :

    Claude Bennys

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama

    Production language :

    Arabic

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1998

    Runtime :

    29 min

    Visa number :

    94.255

    Visa issue date :

    22/12/1998

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Dolby DTS

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Director

    Festival Selections (5)

    Cork Film Festival (Corona) - 1999

    Cork Film Festival (Corona) (Ireland, 1999)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Melbourne International Film Festival - 1999

    Melbourne International Film Festival (Australia, 1999)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Bradford - Film Festival - 1999

    Bradford - Film Festival (Great Britain, 1999)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Awards