Blind Spot

13 min | Tunisia | 2022


Under the dictatorship of Ben Ali, in Tunisia, on the 7th of October 1991, a man is kidnapped. He was tortured, killed and then vanished without ever being found. Nearly thirty years later, he comes back to talk to us.
He carries us alongside him in the meanders of this memory, by taking over the question of his mother: “Where did you abandon my son’s body?

: Lotfi Achour

Theatre and movie director, Lotfi Achour has directed over 25 theatrical creations in different countries and directed five films including Law of the Lamb, selected in official competition at Cannes 2016.

Writers: Lotfi Achour, Natacha de Pontcharra | Producers: Annisa Daoud, Olfa Ben Achour, Lotfi Achour, Sébastien Hussenot | Animation: Lotfi Mahfoudh | Editing: Malek Chatta | DOP: Hazem Berrabah | Sound: Ismaïl Ben Abdelghaffar | Music: Venceslas Catz | Language: Tunisian Arabic | Subtitles: English, Arabic