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by Guérin van de Vorst


Ben is released from prison where he spent four years and converted to Islam. Now free, he wants to learn to pray and become a good mechanic. From small work to petty crimes, Ben will try to save the relationship with his son and resist fundamentalist temptation and hatred.

international title: The Faithful Son
original title: La Part Sauvage
country: Belgium, France
sales agent: Loco Films
year: 2017
genre: fiction
directed by: Guérin van de Vorst
film run: 80'
release date: BE 24/03/2018
screenplay: Guérin van de Vorst
cast: Vincent Rottiers, Johan Libéreau, Yassine Fadel, Salomé Richard, Sébastien Houbani, Walid Afkir, Nathalie Ishak, Simon Caudry
cinematography by: Joachim Philippe
film editing: Nicolas Rumpl
costumes designer: Raphaelle Debattice
music: Manuel Roland
producer: Benoit Roland, Guillaume Schuermans
production: Wrong Men, ChevalDeuxTrois, RTBF - Radio Télévision Belge de la Communauté Française
backing: Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles (BE), (BE)
distributor: Cinéart