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RAJA

by Jacques Doillon

synopsis

Raja, a beautiful young Moroccan woman, lives life on the streets where she's hassled by her brother and lover who are on the look out for any money they can make. She works for Frederic, a foreigner who lives in a swank house among the palm trees. He falls for her, she's attracted to him. She's also attracted to the things he owns, the dream of another life.

international title: RAJA
original title: RAJA
country: France, Morocco
sales agent: Les Films du Losange
year: 2003
genre: fiction
directed by: Jacques Doillon
film run: 112'
release date: FR 03/09/03, BE 17/09/03
screenplay: Jacques Doillon
cast: Pascal Greggory, Najat Benssallem, Ilham Abdelwahad
cinematography by: Hélène Louvart
film editing: Gladys Joujou
costumes designer: Emma Bellocq
music: Philippe Sarde
production: Les Films du Losange, Agora Film (MA)
distributor: Les Films du Losange
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