Feature Film | 2017-2018 | Drama | France

Shooting data

Start of shooting11/09/2017
End of shooting09/11/2017
LocationsMarseille (France)

Project data

Trailers/Videos

Brief synopsis

Zachary, 17 years old, gets out of jail. Rejected by his mother, he hangs out in the mean streets of Marseille. This is where he meets Shéhérazade.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Dylan RobertZachary [L]
Kenza FortasShéhérazade [L]
Idir AzougliRyad [SR]
Lisa AmedjoutSabrina [SR]
Kader BenchoudarMedhi Mouton [SR]
Nabila Ait AmerSara [SR]
Sofia BentZelda [SR]
Nabila BounadSouraya [SR]
Osman HrusticCheyenne [SR]
Abdelkader BenkaddarJugurtha [SR]
Abdellah KhoulaleneJordi [SR]
Agnès CauchonLa juge pour enfants [SR]
Sabine GavaudanJuge d’instruction [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
1st ADGuillaume Huin
Director of photographyJonathan Ricquebourg
Casting directorCendrine Lapuyade
DirectorJean-Bernard Marlin
EditorNicolas Desmaison
ComposerJacob Stambach
ProducerGrégoire DebaillyGeko Films
Production designerLéa Philippon
Production managerJulien Bouley
ScreenwriterCatherine Paillé
ScreenwriterJean-Bernard Marlin
Sound re-recording mixerSamuel Aïchoun

Production companies

CompanyComment
Geko Films [fr]
Arte France Cinéma [fr]co-production
Canal+ [fr]participation

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Ad Vitam [fr]Distribution France
Films Boutique [de]World Sales

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Jean-Bernard Marlin2018Semaine de la critique Cannes [fr]Séance spécialeNominated
Jean-Bernard Marlin2018Prix Jean Vigo [fr]Meilleur long-métrageWinner
Jean-Bernard Marlin2018Festival du film francophone d'Angoulême [fr]Valois de diamantWinner
Jean-Bernard Marlin2018Festival du film francophone d'Angoulême [fr]Valois des étudiants francophonesWinner
Jean-Bernard Marlin2018Filmfest Hamburg [de]NDR NachwuchspreisNominated
Jean-Bernard Marlin2018Zurich Film Festival [ch]Besondere Erwähnung - Wettbewerb Int. SpielfilmWinner
Jean-Bernard Marlin2018Schlingel - Int. Filmfestival [de]Lobende Erwähnung - Preis der JugendjuryWinner
Jacob Stambach2018Festival du film francophone d'Angoulême [fr]Valois de la musiqueWinner
Jean-Bernard Marlin2019César du cinéma [fr]Meilleur premier filmWinner
Dylan Robert2019César du cinéma [fr]Meilleur espoir masculinWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2018FranceSemaine de la critique CannesSéance spéciale

TV-broadcast

TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
RepeatFranceCiné+ [fr]Thursday, 05/11/2020, 8.50 PMCiné+ Club
RepeatFranceCanal+ [fr]Saturday, 14/12/2019, 8.50 PMCanal+ Cinéma
RepeatFranceCanal+ [fr]Sunday, 22/09/2019, 12.15 AMCanal+ Cinéma

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 05/09/2018
PremiereFriday, 11/05/2018Festival de Cannes - Semaine de la Critique