Deux Cents Dirham (Morocco: 2002)

Director

Laila Marrakchi

Cast list

Omar Chenbod

Jamal Lahouissi

Abdelfatah Sail

Synopsis

In this film, a young boy finds 200 dirhams along the road. He plans to use this expected gift to get to Casablanca. But reality strikes and he is forced to understand the way of his society.

Reviews

Edwards, Brian T. "What Moroccan Cinema?: A Historical and Critical Study, 1956-2006." Choice Reviews Online 47.07 (2010): 47-3688. Project MUSE. Web. 8 Apr. 2015.

Green, Mary Jean. "Introduction: Cinema In and Out of the Maghreb." South Central Review 28.1 (2011): 1. Project MUSE. Web. 8 Apr. 2015.

Powers, H. "Yto Barrada: Tangier's Changing Cosmopolitanisms." Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art 2011.28 (2011): 130-39. Project MUSE. Web. 1 Apr. 2015.