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Luss, warda al-rimal/Rose des sables / Rose of the Desert

Mohamed Rachid Benhadj
Algeria      110 m.
Synopsis
Synopsis
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An oasis lost in the Sahara desert over 700 km from Algiers. A society as yet based on secular rites. Its only connection with the city is a single daily bus. Moussa, armless by birth, lives there with his sister Zineb. Between them, they try to reconstruct a family unit destroyed by the war, a family they see as the dream of their idyllic childhood, when their parents took care of everything. Despite his lack of arms, and the fact that he can fend perfectly well for himself, Moussa loves letting his sister take care of him. Zineb is on the other hand terrified at the thought of marriage.
Director
Mohamed Rachid Benhadj
Screenplay
Mohamed Rachid Benhadj, Maria Cristina Parterlini
Photography
Smaïl Lakhdar-Hamina, Mustapha Belmihoub
Edition
Mohamed Rachid Benhadj, Franca Marangelo
Music
Maria Cristina Parterlini
Cast
Boubakeur Belaroussi, Dalila Helilou, Othmane Ariouet, Boumedienne Sirat
Running Time
110 m.
Country
Algeria
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