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Chouf

Chouf

A Feature film by Karim Dridi

Produced by Tessalit Productions, Mirak Films

Release in France : 05/10/2016

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Actors (10)

Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producers :

Tessalit Productions, Mirak Films

Film exports/foreign sales :

Doc & Film International

Co-production :

France 3 Cinéma

French distribution :

Pyramide Distribution

Synopsis

Chouf: Means “look” in Arabic, but it is also the name and role of the watchmen in the drug cartels of Marseille. Sofiane is 20. Brilliant student, he comes back to spend his holiday in the Marseille ghetto where he was born. His brother, a dealer, gets shot before his eyes. Sofiane gives up on his studies and gets involved in the drug network, ready to avenge him. He quickly rises to the top and becomes, the boss’s right hand, Réda. Trapped by the system, Sofiane is dragged into a spiral of violence...

Photos (8)

Full credits (14)

Executive Producers :

Rachid Bouchareb, Jean Bréhat

Associate producer :

Muriel Merlin

Director of Photography :

Patrick Ghiringhelli

Production Manager :

Jacques Reboud

Sound Editor :

Christophe Vingtrinier

Music Composers :

Chkrrr (Groupe), Jérôme Bensoussan

Costume designer :

Karine Serrano

Assistant Director :

Luis Bertolo

Screenwriter :

Karim Dridi

Sound Recordist :

Pierre Armand

Editor :

Monique Dartonne

Production Designer :

Yann Mercier

Casting :

Emma Soisson, Coralie Amadeo

Sound Mixer :

Jean Gargonne

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama

Production language :

French

Production country :

France

Original French-language productions :

Yes

Nationality :

100% French (France)

Production year :

2015

French release :

05/10/2016

Runtime :

1 h 48 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

134.995

Approval :

Yes

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

CinemaScope

Audio format :

Dolby 5.1