Morocco, 2004. That summer, 11-year-old Adil spends the days playing with his friends and waiting for the Olympics, at which his idol, Moroccan runner Hicham El Guerrouj, should excel one more time. When his father and his older brother come to visit from France, his life changes forever.
Morocco / France
Saïd Hamich, born in Fez in 1986, studied at the French film school La Fémis and produced Walid Mattar’s Vent du nord, screened at the Arab Film Festival Zurich in 2018.
Youness El Khalfaoui
Ayman El Khalfaoui