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Looking for Leila

Looking for Leila

A Feature film by Naidra Ayadi

Produced by Nolita Cinema, Ardimages

Release in France : 12/09/2018


    Hakim left Algeria years ago to escape terror. Now working hard as a carpenter in the French mountains, he lives with his wife and younger daughter Nedjma a simple, quiet life. When his eldest daughter Leila, who lives in Paris, cancels her visit for the holidays, his wife urges him to act and bring her back.
    But Hakim and Nedjma quickly understand that Leila lied and never worked as a hairdresser in the city. They embark on a journey in the Paris night underworld and discover the dark secrets of Leila’s new life…



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    Trailer (French)

    Actors (7)

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    Executive Producers :

    Nolita Cinema, Ardimages

    Foreign production companies :

    Nexus Factory, Umedia

    French distribution :

    Mars Films

    Co-productions :

    Mars Films, C8 Films

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    Full credits (17)

    Executive Producers :

    Thierry Ardisson, Maxime Delauney, Romain Rousseau

    Author of original work :

    Bernard Clavel

    Foreign producers :

    Nadia Khamlichi, Gilles Waterkeyn, Cédric Iland

    Director of Photography :

    Guillaume Schiffman

    Production Manager :

    Luc Martinage

    Editor :

    Anny Danché

    Production Designer :

    Samantha Gordowski

    Casting :

    Laurent Couraud

    Post-production supervisor :

    Aurélien Adjedj

    Assistant Director :

    Léonard Vindry

    Screenwriter :

    Naidra Ayadi

    Co-producers :

    Sylvain Goldberg, Serge de Poucques

    Sound recordists :

    Julien Roig, Jean-Paul Hurier

    Press Attachés (film) :

    Laurent Renard, Elsa Grandpierre

    Continuity supervisor :

    Isabelle Ribis

    Music Composer :

    Alexis Rault

    Location Manager :

    Jean-Luc Lucas

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    Feature film

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    100% French (France)

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