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Behind Closed Doors (Mor Al'abwab)

Qumra Projects

Yakout Elhababi / Feature Documentary / Morocco, Qatar / 80 min
In Arabic
Interests: Women, Environmental, Biography, Social Issues, Youth, Psychological, Children, Creative Documentary
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Rated: Mature subject matter. Not suitable for minors. Individuals under the age of 18 are not admitted into cinemas.


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Synopsis

‘Behind Closed Doors’ is a portrait of a farming family living in one of the most marginalised regions of northern Morocco. Only one thing grows in their brutal climate: kif. This taboo is seen through the eyes of the children, who learn the gestures of growing the illicit crop before their mother tongue. This is a film about parents fighting to provide role models against all odds. They inherited the lands, and stand somewhere between the fear of selling out their roots and the dream of fleeing.

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Director
Yakout Elhababi
Screenwriter
Yakout Elhababi
Producer
Vincent Melilli
Production Company
ESAV

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    ESAV

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