A film by Nabil Ayouch

2017 France, Morocco, Belgium - Drama


Casablanca: vibrant and rough, inviting yet unforgiving. Four souls in search of truth, thirty years after a passionate teacher in the Atlas Mountains was put to silenceā€¦ Through the echo of his shattered dreams, the disillusions of the four characters embody the sparks that will light the city in flames.

  • cast

    • Maryam Touzani
    • Arieh Worthalter
    • Dounia Binebine
  • crew

    • Producer
    • Bruno Nahon
    • Co-Producers
    • Patrick Quinet
    • Nabil Ayouch
    • Screenwriters
    • Nabil Ayouch
    • Maryam Touzani
    • Prod. Designer
    • Hafid Amly

awards & nominations

  • Moroccan Entry for the 2018 Acadamy Awards
  • 2017 Toronto IFF Platform Competition

screenings in festivals & markets