Samir BENCHIKH - Algeria


In Côte d’Ivoire, Rasta who is 16 is traumatized by an armed conflict that is ravaging his country. Haunted by a tragedy that he keeps secret, he will begin a journey through the war zone held by the Rebellion, in search of a mysterious militiaman..

Film details

Gender : Fiction
Duration : 29 min
Year of production : 2019
Country : Algeria
Screenwriter : Samir Benchikh
Cinematography : Erwan Cloarec
Editor : Victor Janin
Director : Samir BENCHIKH
Production company : Sur Les Toits Production


After a course in psychology and cinema, heleft for Côte d’Ivoire to shoot his first documentary. He then wrote a documentary in France on housing. In 2012, he directed Sababou.