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Leila

A Short film by Benjamin Rufi

Produced by La fémis

Production year : 2008

    Synopsis

    Leila, a young North African nurse, has commited an act for which she can't forgive herself. She has unplugged the life support machine of one of her patients. On the way home, her conscience constantly nags her and, from accidents to fantasy encounters, she is driven to question her act. Way did she do something forbidden by her religion, what kind of woman is she turning in to, in short, why did she kill her father?

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    La fémis

    Full credits (6)

    Assistant Director :

    Nicolas Smlynarczyk

    Director of Photography :

    Benjamin Rufi

    Editor :

    Isabelle Manquillet

    Screenwriter :

    Thimothée Chaîne

    Production Manager :

    Charles Redon

    Sound Editor :

    Julien Ngo-Trong

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Fate, Death

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2008

    Runtime :

    13 min 20 seconds

    Production formats :

    HD

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    DTS SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Director

    Festival Selections (2)

    Rome Film Festival - 2010

    Rome Film Festival (Italy, 2010)

    Selection

    Alice in the City Section

    Delegations