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INCH'ALLAH SUNDAY

by Yamina Benguigui

synopsis

Directed by poet and film-maker Yamina Benguigui, the film is set in 1974 when the French government introduced its policy of family resettlement. Zouina, a North African woman in her 30s, is shipped off to the bleak northern industrial town of San Quentin with her three children to be reunited with her husband, who she has not seen for 10 years.

international title: Inch'Allah Sunday
original title: Inch'Allah dimanche
country: Algeria, France
year: 2001
genre: fiction
directed by: Yamina Benguigui
film run: 98'
screenplay: Yamina Benguigui
cast: Fejria Deliba, Amina Annabi, Zinedine Soualem, Rabia Mokkedem
producer: Bachir Derrais, Philippe Dupuis-Mendel
production: ARP Sélection
distributor: ARP Sélection, Yedra Film, Kamras Film Group Oy