(SUR LA TOMBE DE MON PÈRE)
ON MY FATHER'S GRAVE
Drama | Running Time: 24 minutes
2022 / French and Arabic dialogue
Country: Morocco and FranceDirected by: Jawahine Zentar
A Moroccan filmmaker. After studying management, she started working in the film industry as an assistant director, and followed directors on sets for ten years. “On My Father’s Grave“, rather autobiographical, is her first film as a scriptwriter and director. Zentar is currently developing other short and feature-length projects.
ProducerFabrice Préel-Cleach, Emmanuelle Latourrette
CastYasmine Kéfil, Sonia Bendhaou, Adam Ouadah, Maya Racha, Badreddine Ghattas, Nezha Tebbai
Maine and her family are accompanying her father’s coffin to the small Moroccan village where he is to be buried. Tomorrow, the men will take the body to the cemetery while the women, in accordance with tradition, wait at home. That is not something Maine can accept, however. She is determined to go with her father to his final resting place.