Nabil Ayouch: “Haut et fort is a political, social and musical film” – Jeune Afrique

Nabil Ayouch Haut et fort is a political social and

In his latest feature film, the Moroccan director looks back on a real experience: the creation of a hip hop school in the underprivileged district of Sidi Moumen, in Casablanca. High and loud, the eighth feature film by Nabil Ayouch, 52, the best known and most celebrated of Moroccan filmmakers today, bears little resemblance to … Read more

Cannes 2021: the Moroccan Nabil Ayouch and the Chadian Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, two regulars of the Croisette, in the running for the Palme d’Or

Cannes 2021 the Moroccan Nabil Ayouch and the Chadian Mahamat Saleh

If African films are rare in Cannes, theirs are not. Nabil Ayouch, who has the honors of the competition for the first time, just like the Morocco he represents, and the Chadian Mahamat-Saleh Haroun are among the 23 contenders, known for the moment, for the Palme d’Or. They will present respectively High and loud and … Read more

Cannes 2021: after the surprise of “Haut et Fort” by Nabil Ayouch, the prognosis for the Palme d’Or is emerging

Cannes 2021 after the surprise of Haut et Fort by

On the eve of the last day of the Cannes Film Festival, a question is on everyone’s lips: who will be the Palme d’Or? For film critics, it will be a political film, like “Haut et fort” by Franco-Moroccan Nabil Ayouch, screened on July 15. Fifteen minutes of ovation. High and loud, by Franco-Moroccan director … Read more