Brotherhood

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Brotherhood (Ikhwène)

Directed by Meryam Joobeur

  • Canada, Qatar, Sweden, Tunisia 2018; 25 min
  • Original version: Arabic
  • Genre: Drama
    • IWC Short Cuts Award for Best Canadian Short Film

Synopsis

Mohamed is deeply shaken and suspicious when his estranged eldest son returns home to rural Tunisia with a mysterious young wife in tow. Every moment in Meryam Joobeur’s wrenching drama is infused with the emotional complexities of a family reunion, and the consequences of past wounds and misunderstanding.

Production

  • MIDI LA NUIT

     

  • CINETELEFILMS

     

International Sales

  • TRAVELLING DISTRIBUTION

    Alexandre Dostie  

  • TRAVELLING DISTRIBUTION

    Marie-Pier L. Couture