11 - 19 November 2011

Official Sections

Short Films

Halima Ouardiri
Canada, 2010
Digibeta PAL/NTSC | 16min. | Colour | English | VOSI, VOSC

Production: Halima Ouardiri / Eye Steel Film
Screenplay: Halima Ouardiri
Photography: Duraid Munajim
Editor: Hélène Girard
Music: Radwan Moumneh
Sound: Bruno Pucella

Contact: halima@eyesteelfilm.com +1 5149374893



Mokhtar explores myths and legends while telling the story of a young boy in a remote Moroccan village who adopts an injured owl.


Halima Ouardiri (Geneva) graduated in political science and film production from Concordia University, Montreal. Mokhtar is her directing debut.


Festival du Nouveau Cinéma Montréal 2010
Vancouver International Film Festival 2010
Toronto International Film Festival 2010
Berlinale 2011