Young Ahmed

  • Ahmed (Working title)
All titles (3)
Feature Film | 2018-2019 | Drama | Belgium, France

Trailers/Videos

Brief synopsis

Belgium, today, Ahmed, a young fanatic barely out of childhood, plans to kill his teacher in the name of his religion. How can love of life win out over his desire to put someone to death?
(Wild Bunch)

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Idir Ben AddiAhmed [L]
Olivier BonnaudÉducateur de référence [SR]
Myriem AkheddiouInès [SR]
Victoria BluckLouise [SR]
Claire BodsonLa mère [SR]
Othmane MoumenImam Youssouf [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
1st ADCaroline Tambour
Director of photographyBenoit Dervaux
1st assistant cameraAmaury Duquenne
Still photographerChristine Plenus
Costume designerMaïra Ramedhan-Lévy
DirectorLuc Dardenne
DirectorJean-Pierre Dardenne
EditorMarie-Hélène Dozo
Assistant editorTristan Meunier
ProducerDenis Freyd
ProducerJean-Pierre Dardenne
ProducerLuc Dardenne
Associate producerArlette Zylberberg
Associate producerTanguy Dekeyser
Production designerIgor Gabriel
Line producerDelphine Tomson
Unit production managerOlivier Abrassart
Post production supervisorCédric EttouatiFrance
Post production supervisorSébastien DemeyereBelgique
Unit managerGuillaume Fernandez
ScreenwriterLuc Dardenne
ScreenwriterJean-Pierre Dardenne
Production sound mixerJean-Pierre Duret
Production sound mixerJulien Sicart
Sound re-recording mixerThomas Gauder
Sound editorValène Leroy

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Cinéart [be]Belgium
Diaphana Films [fr]France
Wild Bunch [fr]World Sales

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Jean-Pierre Dardenne2019Festival de Cannes [fr]Prix de la mise en scèneWinner
Luc Dardenne2019Festival de Cannes [fr]Prix de la mise en scèneWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2019FranceFestival de CannesSélection officielle - Compétition

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releasePortugalThursday, 07/11/2019
Theatre releaseItalyThursday, 31/10/2019
Theatre releaseNetherlandsThursday, 04/07/2019
Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 22/05/2019
Theatre releaseBelgiumWednesday, 22/05/2019
PremiereMonday, 20/05/2019Festival de Cannes [fr]