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Leïla (2001)

A young Danish guy, Nils, is visiting Morocco, where he meets the 16-year-old Berber girl Leïla. It marks the beginning of a great, all-encompassing passion. Leïla must defy her family to be with Nils, and their love has big consequences.

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Gabriel Axel

Writer:

Gabriel Axel
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mélanie Doutey ... Leïla
Arnaud Binard ... Nils
Malika El-Omari Malika El-Omari ... Moona
Azeddine Bouayad Azeddine Bouayad ... Brahim
Michel Bouquet ... Fortæller / Narrator
Marouazi Mohammed Marouazi Mohammed ... Ali
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mitch Bateman Mitch Bateman ... Party Goer
Christian E. Christiansen ... Nils friend 2
Abdelghafar Essalfi Abdelghafar Essalfi
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A young Danish guy, Nils, is visiting Morocco, where he meets the 16-year-old Berber girl Leïla. It marks the beginning of a great, all-encompassing passion. Leïla must defy her family to be with Nils, and their love has big consequences.

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Country:

Denmark

Language:

French

Release Date:

17 August 2001 (Denmark) See more »

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Angel Films, Arena Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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