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THE SEASON OF MEN

by Moufida Tlati

synopsis

Left behind in Djerba after her husband Saïd moves to Tunis to sell carpets 11 months of the year, Aicha dreams of following him there and escaping the rule of his mother. As the years pass, she bears him a son and weaves carpets to finance the move, but remains trapped.

international title: The Season of Men
original title: La saison des hommes
country: France, Tunisia
sales agent: Les Films du Losange
year: 2000
genre: fiction
directed by: Moufida Tlati
film run: 122'
release date: FR 27/12/2000, BE 10/01/2001
screenplay: Moufida Tlati
cast: Rabiaa Ben Abdallah, Sabah Bouzouita, Ghalia Ben Ali, Hend Sabri, Ezzedine Gennoun
producer: Dora Bouchoucha, Margaret Ménégoz, Nathalie Nghet, Mohamed Tlatli
production: Les Films du Losange, ARTE France Cinéma
distributor: Les Films du Losange, Filmladen, Filmmuseum Distributie, Øst for Paradis, Kairos Film, Kamras Film Group Oy, PolfilmAB
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