Fievres (Congo: 2014)

Director

Hicham Ayouch

Cast list

Farida Amrouche

Moh Aroussi

Alain Azerot

Slimane Dazi

Emilia Derou-Bernal

Pascal Elso

Credits

Production Company: La Vingt-Cinquieme Heure, Invest Image, Les Pépites du Cinéma, Président Production, Sofica Cinemage

Music: Bachar Khalife

Producer: Natacha Delmon Casanova, Pierre-Emmanuel Le Goff

Screenwriter: Hicham Ayouch, Hafed Benotman, Aicha Yacoubi

Editor: Julien Foure

Cinematographer: Boubkar Benzabat

Sound: Hassan Kamrani

Production Designer

William Abello

Synopsis

This film is a drama told from the perspective of a lonely and turbulent 13 year old boy named Benjamin. Just as his mother is sent to jail, Benjamin finds and then begins living with his missing dad. His father, named Karim, is a lowly warehouse employee who still lives with his parents and has given up on any higher purpose in life. This sudden fatherhood is a demanding endeavor for slacker Karim, who has difficulties handling his angst filled son.