The Blessed

Directed by Sofia Djama
Drama | France, Belgium, Qatar | 2017 | French, Arabic | English | 102 min

Cairo Cinema Days 2
Algiers, a few years after the civil war. Amal and Samir have decided to celebrate their twentieth wedding anniversary in a restaurant. While on their way, they share their views on Algeria: Amal talks about lost illusions and Samir about the necessity to cope with them. At the same time, their son Fahim and his friends Feriel and Reda are wandering about in a hostile Algiers about to steal their youth.