A Son (2019)

  • Drama
  • 1h 36m

Tunisia, summer 2011. The holiday to Southern country ends in disaster for Fares, Meriem and their 10-year-old son Aziz when he is accidentally shot in an ambush. His injury will change their lives as Aziz needs a liver transplant, which leads to the discovery of a long-buried secret. Will Aziz and their relationship survive?

Winner – Orrizonti Award for Best Actor (Venice Film Festival 2019)

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Mehdi Barsaoui


Arabic, French