Divine Wind

Merzak Allouache - Algeria


The film explores the troubled psychology of Amin, a taciturn young man who lives in a small Saharan village and who, before meeting Nour, a young journalist, spent most of his time reading the Quran and praying.

Film details

Genre : Narrative Feature film
Duration : 85 minutes
Year of production : 2018
Country : Algeria
Screenwriter :
Editor : Merzak Allouache Chanez Bouzidi
Director : Merzak Allouache
Production company : Baya films - Merzak Allouache

Merzak Allouache was born in 1944 in Algiers and is a screenwriter and director of Algerian films. He made his name with his first film Omar Gatlato, shot in Algiers and selected at the Critics’ Week at the 1976 Cannes Film Festival.