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Le Chanteur (The Singer)
During the official celebration of the Dictator’s birthday, the palace waits for the singer. The guests have arrived and the festivities commence. On the way to the reception, his car breaks down but he manages to arrive at the celebration. His delay provokes the Dictator’s anger…
2011 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 90 mins
Genre: Drama, Musical and Political Thriller
Programme: Official Competition - Feature
Premiere: Not a Premiere
Rating: 18+
Director: Kassem Hawal
Producer: Didier Couedic
Scriptwriter: Kassem Hawal
DOP: Louis-Philippe Capelle
Editor: Roger Ikhlef
Composer: Beshar Al-Azzawi
Cast: Amer Alwan, Athmar Al Ghafri, Kholod Jabbar, Tariq Hashim Borissov
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