Cinémathèque de Tanger

BARAKAT!

BY DJAMILA SAHRAOUI

BARAKAT!


Somewhere in Algeria, in the 1990s. Amel is a doctor at the hospital. She struggles, as best she can, to practice her profession and live a life of young women, despite the civil war raging between Islamists and the army. One evening, back home after a long guard, Amel notes the disappearance of her journalist husband. Faced with the indifference and inertia of the authorities, she decides to go looking for him. She is accompanied by Khadija, a nurse who, in her youth, fought for independence. In the course of an uncertain and perilous journey, the two women will discover each other, at the same time that they will confront the men of their country …

TUESDAY 01.05 AT 19:00

FICTION
ALGERIA, 2006, 95 MIN
WITH RACHIDA BRAKNI, FETTOUMA BOUAMARI, ZAHIR BOUZRAR
ORIGINAL ARABIC VERSION WITH FRENCH SUBTITLES