Global Muslim Cinema • Adventure, Drama, Mystery, V (Violence)
A coming of age story of a ten years old Moroccan orphan called Majid. Following recurrent nightmares, he discovers that he can't remember his parents' faces anymore and that there are no photographs of them apart from the charred remains of a family photo with his parents’ heads burnt away. With the help of his new friend Larbi, Majid decides to go on a quest to find a photograph of his dead parents. It's a journey that will take them to the big city of Casablanca where danger and adventure awaits them.
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Arabic and English subtitles available.
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A Mercy to Mankind
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