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The child of the Lazaret (2017)

Kamel Ben Ouanes - Tunisia


The child of Lazaret, tells the childhood memories of little Claude, son of a guardian in the terrible prison of Porto Farina. The child discovers a world shared between the downfall of the convicts and the beauty of a village bathed in a warm light.

Technical details

Genre: Feature film
Duration: 60 minutes
Production year: 2017
Country: Tunisia
Casting: Hamdi Hadda - Magid Ben Aissa Améni Mézati
Script: Kamel Ben Ouanes - Jean-Claude Versini
DOP: Hatem Nachi - Youssef Ben Ammar
Editing: Daly Mansali
Director: Kamel Ben Ouanes
Production company: Kantaoui Films - Tunistudio Film Production
Email: -

Kamel Ben Ouanes is a senior Academic, literary and cinematographic critic, writer, film teacher, screenwriter, producer and Tunisian director. He has two documentaries: «Palermo, World Metaphor» (2014) and «Tunisian Women Journalists» (2015).