30.09. - 09.10.2021

Fevers France 2014 | 90 min | OV | Colour | FF 2014

Hicham Ayouch

Hicham Ayouch (*1976) worked as a journalist for various French broadcasters before he began making films. Fevers is the Moroccan's third film.

rated for 0 + years
Benjamin is at war: with life, with adults, with himself. From his earliest childhood onwards, the 13-year old has been shunted from one care home to another. When his mother has to go to prison, he is sent to his father, whom he has never known. The man turns out to be a dead loss, a warehouseman who's given up on life, a man in his mid-40s who still lives with his Moroccan parents in a high-rise block in the banlieue. Benjamin's turbulence and violence soon prove too much for his new family. The socially realistic family drama convinces with an excellent cast, above all Slimane Dazi as the father.
Original title: Fièvres
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language:
Section: Voilà!
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Hicham Ayouch
Screenplay: Hicham Ayouch, Aicha Yacoubi
Cast: Didier Michon, Slimane Dazi, Farida Amrouche, Lounès Tazaïrt, Pascal Elso
Producer: Natacha Delmon Casanova, Pierre-Emmanuel Le Goff
Director of Photography: Boubkar Benzabat
Music: Bachar Khalife
Production Design: William Abello
Editor: Julien Fouré
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales: La Vingt-Cinquième Heure
Production: La Vingt-Cinquième Heure; Président Productions
Contact: Natacha Delmon Casanova, La Vingt-Cinquième Heure:


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