IBRAHIM (2020)

  • Drama
  • 1h 19m

This film is available from April 22, 7 p.m. to April 23, 7 p.m.; available for 30 hours once playback has started.

Please remember to view the fantastic Q&A’s with actors and directors located below in Bonus Content

Connecticut Premiere


Young Ibrahim’s life is split between his father, the serious and reserved Ahmed, who works preparing shellfish at the Royal Opera brasserie, and Achille, his best friend at tech college. Achille is older than Ibrahim, and a past master in screwing things up. And it’s because of him that Ahmed’s dream of recovering his dignity and improving his professional life are shattered when he has to pay for his son’s botched robbery. Relations between father and son are strained to breaking point, but Ibrahim resolves to do whatever it takes to make amends, put a smile back on Ahmed’s face, and find himself at last…

Sponsor:

FASNY French American School of NY


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Director

Samir Guesmi

Screenplay

Samir Guesmi

Language

French

Subtitles

English

Country

France

Studios

Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch International

Bonus Content

Q&A #1 with Samir Guesmi
53m

Interview with Samir Guesmi moderated by Florence Almozini, Head Curator of RDV with French Cinema.

Q&A #2 with Samir Guesmi
43m

Interview with Samir Guesmi; translation by Ellen Sowchek. Moderator: Joe Meyers Director of Programming.