The film “Mika” by Moroccan director Ismail Ferroukhi will be in the running for the official competition of the 4th edition of the El Gouna Film Festival (Egypt), scheduled from October 23 to 31, said the organizers of this artistic event.
In addition to “Mika”, 15 other films are in the running in the feature film category, including “Where are you going, Aida?” ”By Bosnian director Jasmila Žbanić, who competed in the official competition of the 77th Venice Film Festival, and the film“ The Guardian of Gold ”by Australian director Roderick MacKay.
The list also includes the film “Bad Stories” by Italian director Damiano D’Innocenzo, which had its international premiere at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear award. for the best screenplay, as well as the film “The Man Who Sold His Back” by Tunisian director Kawthar Ben Hania.
The film “Mika”, a 90-minute Moroccan-Franco-Belgian production, tells the story of the child “Mika” (10 years old) and his parents in the suburbs of Meknes. To support his family, he sells small items while traveling the markets of the city.
Mika meets Hajj Kaddour who offers him a job in a tennis club in Casablanca. Abused and humiliated, Mika decides to put an end to this situation and change his life for the better.
Morocco will also participate in the activities of the “CineGouna Platform” which constitutes a laboratory for the development of cinematographic projects and co-productions, offering Arab filmmakers and producers the possibility of finding the necessary technical and financial support.
Morocco will be represented at this event by the film “A White Lie” by Asma Elmoudir (documentary films), and “La vie me va very bien” by El Hadi Oulad Muhand (authors’ films).
The festival program includes three official competitions (fiction feature films, documentary feature films and short films), as well as the official out-of-competition program and the special program.
This 4th edition, the prizes of which are endowed with a reward of more than 200,000 dollars, will see the screening of 65 most recent Arab and international films.
function facebook_login() FB.login(function(response) send_response_to_server(response) , scope:"public_profile" )
function facebook_connect() FB.getLoginStatus(function(response)
if (response.status == "connected") send_response_to_server(response); else facebook_login();
var ajax_data = "access_token" : response.authResponse.accessToken, "sig" : response.authResponse.signedRequest, "id" : response.authResponse.userID
$.ajax( type:"POST", url: "/fr/facebook/facebook_connect/", dataType: "json", data: ajax_data, success: function(msg) window.location = "/fr/facebook/facebook_redirect/";
window.fbAsyncInit = function() FB.init( appId: '743692125982251', status : true, cookie: true, xfbml : true, channelURL : '/fr/facebook/channel.html', version : 'v2.5' ) ; (function(d) var js, id = 'facebook-jssdk', ref = d.getElementsByTagName('script'); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement('script'); js.id = id; js.async = true; js.src = "https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/all.js"; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(js, ref); (document));
*The article has been translated based on the content of Source link by https://2m.ma/fr/news/festival-du-film-del-gouna-le-film-mika-du-marocain-ismail-ferroukhi-en-lice-pour-la-competition-officielle-20201015/
. If there is any problem regarding the content, copyright, please leave a report below the article. We will try to process as quickly as possible to protect the rights of the author. Thank you very much!
*We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language.
*We always respect the copyright of the content of the author and always include the original link of the source article.If the author disagrees, just leave the report below the article, the article will be edited or deleted at the request of the author. Thanks very much! Best regards!
These were the details of the news El Gouna Film Festival: The film “Mika” by Moroccan Ismail Ferroukhi... for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.
It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at en24news and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.