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Khouya (My Brother)

A Short film by Yanis Koussim

Produced by MD Ciné

Production year : 2010

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Actors (6)

Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

MD Ciné

Co-production :

Damia Films

Synopsis

In an ordinary home in Algeria, Yamina, Nabila and Imen are regularly beaten up by their brother Tarek. Their mother witnesses the violence without doing anything to stop the tragic abuse her children are subjected to.

Full credits (15)

Executive Producer :

Malek Ali Yahia

Screenwriter :

Yanis Koussim

Sound Recordist :

Julien Sicart

Editor :

Pauline Dairou

Assistant editor :

Pascale Alibert

Continuity supervisor :

Julie Perriollat

Production Designer :

Adel Kasser

Sound Mixer :

Éric Tisserand

Assistant Director :

Fouad Trifi

Director of Photography :

Jean-Marie Delorme

Production Manager :

Nabil Hadji

Sound Editor :

Jean Dubreuil

Production Assistant :

Ryad Ayadi

Foley artist :

Pascal Dedeye

Costume designer :

Hamida Amzal

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama

Themes :

Family, Violence, Death

Production language :

Arabic

Coproducer countries :

Algeria, France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Minority French (Algeria, France)

Production year :

2010

Runtime :

16 min

Production formats :

Super 16

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.66

Audio format :

Dolby SR

Rating restrictions :

None

Posters (1)

Director

Festival Selections (7)

Locarno International Film Festival - 2010

Locarno International Film Festival (Switzerland, 2010)

Selection

International Competition: Leopards of Tomorrow

Awards

Locarno International Film Festival - 2010

Locarno International Film Festival (Switzerland, 2010)

Awards

Youth and Cinema Jury Prize