Tazzeka

Showed at Images 2/17/2020

Starring: Mahdi Belemlih, Abbes Zahmani, Ouidad Elma, Olivier Sitruk

* In French with English subtitles

Growing up in the Moroccan village of Tazzeka, Elias learned the secrets of traditional Moroccan cuisine from his grandmother who raised him. Years later, meeting a top Paris chef and a young woman named Salma inspires him to leave home.

  • Director: Jean-Philippe Gaud
  • Runtime: 1 hour 35 minutes
  • Genre: Comedy

“Director Jean-Philippe Gaud is a natural born storyteller, and with this empathetic eye turned towards the plight of immigrants and their aspirations, the movie is a powerhouse.”

– Film Threat