LA FABRIQUE AT CANNES – Damien Ounouri, “Chedda”

Hoping to start shooting by early 2015 if financing comes through

(part of a multi-article series about the 2014 Fabrique des Cinémas program at the Cannes Festival) THE PITCH: In "Chedda" one woman's story provides a unique glimpse into the contemporary Algerian family and its contradictions. Algeria is prominent in your film’s thematics. Why this particular preoccupation with your own country? I was born of an Algerian father and a French mother. It is ... more >