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Khouya (My Brother)

A Short film by Yanis Koussim

Produced by MD Ciné

Production year : 2010

    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.

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    MD Ciné

    Co-production :

    Damia Films

    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)

    FIFF - 2010

    FIFF (Belgium, 2010)

    Selection

    International Competition

    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