by Saïd Hamich Benlarbi
Title: The Departure
Director: Saïd Hamich Benlarbi
Country: Morocco, France
Production: Mont Fleuri Production, Barney Production
Morocco, 2004. Adil, aged 11, spends the summer playing with his friends and waiting for his idol, Olympic runner Hicham El Guerrouj, to compete in his last Games.
The arrival of his father and older brother from France for a few days will mark him forever.