Behind the Mountain

Production Year: 2023

Film Duration: 98 minutes

Directed by: Mohamed Ben Attia

Country: Tunisia

Released after four years in prison for alleged workplace sabotage, “Rafik” seeks his wife and son to share a newfound ability to fly.
On the run, they find refuge in his rural cottage, triggering unexpected events and revealing secrets. Rafik must confront his past and future concurrently.

Director’s Biography:
Mohamed Ben Attia, born in Tunis in 1976, is a renowned filmmaker with notable works, including shorts like “Romance: Two Pills Morning and Evening” and “Like Others.” His feature films, “Hedi” and “Weldi,” earned accolades, including the Silver Award at FESPACO for “Like Others” and Best First Feature at the Berlin International Film Festival for “Hedi.”

Cast: Majd Mastoura, Salam Zeghidi, and Samer Bisharat.