Habib Masrouki

Poster 26ème Edition

Tahar Cheriaa
Founder of JCC

Film critic and director, Tahar Cheriaa is considered the father of Tunisian cinema. He founded the Carthage Film Festival in 1966.

Ousmane Sembene
Father of African Cinema

Director, writer and Senegalese activist Ousmane Sembène was Tahar Cheriaa's life-long companion, with whom he co-founded the JCC.