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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


Leyla Bouzid


Sandra Da Fonseca
(Blue Monday Productions)
Imed Marzouk
(Propaganda Production)


Baya Medhaffer
Ghalia Benali


Lilian Corbeille


Sebastien Geopfert


Marie-Sophie Chambon
Leyla Bouzid

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