Karim + Hadjer
Samuel Matteau / 2015 / 9 min. / Canada/Algeria / Film without dialogue
Once upon a time, in an Algeria divided between tradition and modernity, two young adults named Karim and Hadjer could not love each other free. Through the trials that will be on their way, it is the very meaning of their love that they will have to learn to rediscover and redefine.
Cast & Crew
Director: Samuel Matteau
Screenplay: Samuel Matteau
Cinematographer: Samuel Matteau
Editor: René Caron
Sound: Michaël Pineault
Music: Mathieu Robineau et Mathieu Campagna
Cast: Samy Benhalla et Ghyzlene Boukaila
Samuel Matteau is a filmmaker based in Québec City. In 2012, he delivered a touching portrait of his mother in the poignant documentary Le combat silencieux. Ailleurs, his first feature film, was released in 2018.
La cité 1, 2, 3, 4 / min.
Le combat silencieux / 52 min.
Jérôme / min.
Trop / 11 min.
Chargé / 5 min.
Festival du Film Arabe de Fameck, Algérie
Cinema on the Bayou États-Unis
Festival du Film Court de Troyes, France