Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

Tunisia, Summer 2011. The holiday to the Southern country ends in disaster for Fares, Meriem and their 10-year old son Aziz when he is accidentally shot in an ambush. His injury will change their lives. Aziz needs a liver transplant, which leads to the discovery of a long-buried secret. Will Aziz and their relationship survive?

Film Festivals

Awards - Venice FF (Venice Horizon Award - Best Actor), Cairo FF (UNFPA award, Arab Cinema's Horizons Award, Salah Abu Seif Prize), Hainan FF (Golden Coconut award - Best Actor and Best Screenwriter), Hamburg FF (Young Talent Award)

Nominations - Venice FF (Nominee Venice Horizons Award), Palm Springs IFF (New Voices/New Visions Grand Jury Prize), Mumbai FF (Golden Gateway Award), Carthage FF (Tanit d'Or), Hainan FF (Golden Coconut)