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Lyès Salem (screenplay)
Nathalie Saugeon (screenplay)
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Release Date:
10 December 2008 (France) See more »
Mounir Mekbek lives with his family in a small village in the heart of the Algerian countryside. Very proud and sure of himself... See more » | Add synopsis »
5 wins & 1 nomination See more »


  (in credits order)
Lyès Salem ... Mounir Mekbel
Sarah Reguieg ... Rym Mekbel
Rym Takoucht ... Habiba
Merouane Zmirli ... Amine
Mohamed Bouchaïb ... Khliffa Boukhati
Mourad Khen ... Redouane Lamouchi
Yacine Salem ... Hamza
Sid Ali Imessaoudene ... Krimo
Farid Ferroudji ... Salim
Guemra Oum El Kheir ... El Hadja
Naouel Messaoudi ... Nadia
Rezika Ferhane ... Ranya
Nadia Larini ... Amel
Nacéra Benbrahim ... Lala Fatima
Sid Ali Benchicou ... Mufti
Hagues Chergui ... Moured
Zahia Chelouafi ... Umm Khliffa
Abderrazak Boussakar ... Farmer #1
Abderak Smain ... Farmer #2
Hocine Yessa ... Guard
Khaled Benaïssa ... Man on the Bus #1
Fouad Trifi ... Man on the Bus #2
Mahia Kouadri ... Neighbor
Mohamed Abessi ... Little Old Man

Directed by
Lyès Salem 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Lyès Salem  screenplay
Nathalie Saugeon  screenplay

Produced by
Yacine Laloui .... producer
Isabelle Madelaine .... producer
Original Music by
Mathias Duplessy 
Cinematography by
Pierre Cottereau 
Film Editing by
Florence Ricard 
Production Design by
Jaoudet Gassouma 
Costume Design by
Hamida Hamzal 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nicolas Guilleminot .... first assistant director
Sound Department
Marc Doisne .... sound re-recording mixer
Laurent Gabiot .... foley recording mixer
Vivien Mergot .... boom operator
Vincent Milner .... foley artist
Simon Poupard .... sound mix technician
Nicolas Provost .... sound
Visual Effects by
Eric Delmotte .... main titles designer
Camera and Electrical Department
Loïc Bouladjat .... chief electrician
Jean Legrand .... first assistant camera
Jean-Claude Lother .... still photographer
Editorial Department
Emmanuelle Legendre .... assistant editor
Other crew
Roselyne Bellec .... script supervisor

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Masquerades" - International (English title) (festival title)
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94 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »

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Won best film for the Arabic Muhr Feature at the 2008 Dubai International Film Festival.See more »


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