Omar Belkacemi - Algeria


Koukou is called crazy for his different behavior. The village elders committee and his father decide to put him in a mental asylum. His brother Mahmoud, disillusioned by his love story, knows the decision and leads a fight to convince them of Koukou’s innocence. But, he ends up making him flee from the village.

Film details

Type : Fiction
Duration : 97 min
Year of production : 2021
Country : Algeria
Director : Omar Belkacemi

Omar Belkacemi

Assistant director and screenwriter. In 2010, he directed his first short film Dihia. In 2015, he obtained the Bronze Tanit at Carthage Film Festival with his medium-length Lmuja. Argu is his first feature film, which premiered at Carthage Film Festival.