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à Peine J'ouvre Les Yeux (As I Open My Eyes)

Dubai Film Connection


Summer 2010. Tunis. It is a few months before the revolution and 18-year-old Farah has just graduated. Her family has charted out her future as a doctor, but she doesn’t share the same view. She sings in a political rock band and clearly has a different approach to life as she embraces alcohol, love and her city by night – all against the approval of her mother, who knows Tunisia and its dangers better than Farah.

Festival History:
- Venice Days (Audience Award)
- TIFF 2015
- Busan International Film Festival 2015
- Namur Film Festival , Belgium (Golden Bayard for best film)

2015 / 102 mins

Genre: Drama and Music

Director

Leyla Bouzid

Producer

Sandra Da Fonseca
(Blue Monday Productions)
www.bluemonday.fr
Imed Marzouk
(Propaganda Production)

Cast

Baya Medhaffer
Ghalia Benali

Editor

Lilian Corbeille

DOP

Sebastien Geopfert

Scriptwriter

Marie-Sophie Chambon
Leyla Bouzid

Sales Agent

Hannah Horner
(Doc & Film International)
www.docandfilm.com
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