Rabah Nait Oufella earned attention for his debut performance in Laurent Cantet’s The Class in 2008, Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival. He then went on to act in Girlhood by Céline Sciamma, and Nocturama by Bertrand Bonello. In 2016, he gave a striking performance in Julia Ducournau’s Raw, selected at Critics’ Week and winner of the FIPRESCI International Critics’ Prize. In 2020, he starred in Ibrahim by Samir Guesmi, selected at the Cannes Film Festival and awarded the Grand Prix at the Premiers Plans d’Angers. The same year, he played the title role in Arthur Rambo by Laurent Cantet, presented at the Toronto and San Sebastián film festivals.