KELTOUM’S DAUGHTER

Synopsis

I came as well to know why Keltoum, my mother, gave me to some Europeans. Rallia, a young woman with Algerian origins, returns to her village to search her roots. She looks for her mother Keltoum, and the other members of her poor family, knowing only that she works in a hotel far away. Followed like a shadow by Nedjma, her aunt, Rallia starts an initiatory journey through a land of misery, violence and intolerance, until she arrives to the hotel for Europeans, where a surprise is waiting of her…

  • Support location

    35 mm
  • Distributor

    CINETEVE DISTRIBUTION (salles) STUDIO CANAL (TV)
  • Technical team

    Photo Director: Alain LEVENT Sound: Ricardo CASTRO/Henry MORELLE Editing: Kenout PELTIER Mixing: Thierry LEBON
  • International sales

    EXCEPTION WILD BUNCH
  • Specificities

    A film by Mehdi Charef
  • Cast

    Cylia MALKI Baya BELAL And the participation of Jean-Roger MILO and Fatma BEN SAIDENE Original score : Bernardo SANDOVAL Éditions Cinétévé