Thala Mon Amour

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    Thala Mon Amour

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    Tunisia

    2016

    87 min

    • Tunisian

    Drama

    During the Tunisian Revolution, we follow the fate of two lovers who are seeking to meet; Mohamed, a political prisoner on the run and Hourya, a courageous factory worker.

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    Cast
    Ghanem Zrelli
    Najla Ben Abdallah
    Moez Baatour
    Fatma Saidane
    Screenplay
    Mehdi Hmili
    Production
    POLIMOVIE INTERNATIONAL PICTURES
    Sales
    MAD SOLUTIONS
    Mehdi Hmili

    Mehdi Hmili

    Tunisia

    Mehdi Hmili was born in Tunis and graduated from the Paris Film School. While in France, he directed his trilogy in black-and-white about love and exile: X MOMENT (2009), LI-LA (2011) and THE NIGHT OF BADR (2012). His first feature-length film, THALA MON AMOUR (2015), a drama that takes place in the city of Thala during the Tunisian Revolution, was part of the official selection of the Carthage, Rome and Torino Film Festivals. Hmili is also a popular poet in Tunisia, known for his poems against the regime of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.