Starve Your Dog
First screened in September 2015
Director: Hicham Lasri. Cast: Latefa Ahrrare, Jirare Ben Aissa, Jalila Temlsi, Salma Eddlimi, Fehd Benchemsi, Adil Abatourab, Yassine Sekkal. Screenplay: Hicham Lasri. Twitter Capsule:
Boldest shredding I've seen here of cinematic form, story flow. Death and the Maiden as punk Moroccan cherry bomb.
Frankly, it's an agitating sit, but the visual and tonal mannerisms that make it hard to put up with are also pretty daring. Hard to overstate how bold this is in Moroccan context.