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Ferid Boughedir

PORTRAIT | TUNISIA’S FERID BOUGHEDIR, OUR NOBLE FILMMAKER

He's directed six feature-length films

FĂ©rid Boughedir is a filmmaker on a mission to make cinema known in his region, as well as make his region's cinema known around the world. This Tunisian-born director's first fiction feature film HALFAOUINE CHILD OF THE TERRACES (1990) to this day remains the best-known film from that country. Boughedir has worked a journalist with a magazine called Jeune Afrique since 1971. He's also a ... more >