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The Sleeping Child
(L'enfant endormi)

by Yasmine KASSARI


A day after their wedding in the countryside of north-eastern Morocco, a young bride, Zeinab, is left alone by her husband as he joins his countrymen to work clandestinely in Europe. Zeinab discovers that she is pregnant.Not wanting her baby to be born before her husband’s return, she prolonges her pregnancy. Time passes. Her husband does not return.

  • Titre français
    L’enfant endormi
  • Original title
    L'enfant endormi
  • Titre international
    The Sleeping Child
  • Scénario
    Yasmine Kassari
  • Photo
    Yorgos Arvanitis
  • Montage
    Susana Rossberg
  • Son
    Henri Morelle
  • Musique
    Armand Amar, Koussan Achod
  • Interprétation
    Rachida Brakni, Mounia Osfour, Nermine Elhaggar, Fatna Abdessamie, Khamsa Abdessamie, Issa Abdessamie

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