date festival


French short films

Programme 2


Ne pleure pas Halima

Sarah Bouzi
2022 - France - 15mn

Screenings : wednesday 25 - 2:00 pm - Centre de congrès - Auditorium - presented and followed by a debate with the directors wednesday 25 - 8:30 pm - Grand Ecran - La Pommeraye - presented and followed by a debate with the directors thursday 26 - 10:00 pm - Centre de congrès - Amphi Jardin
Halima is a young woman who doesn't go unnoticed. Along with writing militant articles on her blog, she works as a receptionist and hangs out with her group of flamboyant friends. The thing is, her student visa is about to expire. Moving in worlds which seem hostile to her, Halima tries to find her place.
Sarah Bouzi
After a Master's in videography and narration from the École de Recherche Graphique (Brussels), Sarah Bouzi gained a Master's in Anthropological
Documentary Cinema from the Université Paris Nanterre in 2018. She works on representations of North African women and their political aspect. After working as a casting director on short films, music videos, commercials and series, she directed and self-produced her first short film,
Ne pleure pas Halima.

Cast : Melissa Guers, Lisa Bouteldja, Amina Zouiten
Screenplay : Sarah Bouzi
Cinematography : Camille de Chenay
Sound : Camille Taillefer, Antoine Bergarain
Editing : Adèle Albrespy
Music : Xtrack Prod

Production : Bakhna Production