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Young Ahmed (2019)

Le jeune Ahmed (original title)
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A Belgian teenager hatches a plot to kill his teacher after embracing an extremist interpretation of the Quran.

Writers:

Jean-Pierre Dardenne (screenplay), Luc Dardenne (screenplay)
5 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Idir Ben Addi ... Ahmed
Olivier Bonnaud Olivier Bonnaud ... L'éducateur de référence
Myriem Akheddiou ... Inès
Victoria Bluck Victoria Bluck ... Louise
Claire Bodson Claire Bodson ... La mère
Othmane Moumen Othmane Moumen ... Imam Youssouf
Amine Hamidou Amine Hamidou ... Rachid
Yassine Tarsimi Yassine Tarsimi ... Abdel
Cyra Lassman Cyra Lassman ... Yasmine
Karim Chihab ... Conseiller philosophique
Nadège Ouedraogo Nadège Ouedraogo ... Educatrice
Frank Onana Frank Onana ... Fouad
Laurent Caron Laurent Caron ... Mathieu
Annette Closset Annette Closset ... Sandrine
Madeleine Baudot ... Educatrice enseignante
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A Belgian teenager hatches a plot to kill his teacher after embracing an extremist interpretation of the Quran.

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Drama

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This movie was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, where it eventually won the Best Director Award. If it had won the Palme d'Or, it would have been the first time a director (or team of directors in this case) won three times the prestigious award. See more »

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another islamophobic movie
4 November 2020 | by bahlool20See all my reviews

Another movie that vilifies muslims, nothing new nothing special and not worth it...


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Belgium | France

Language:

French | Arabic

Release Date:

21 February 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,216, 23 February 2020

Gross USA:

$21,291

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,520,922
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1.85 : 1
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