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Our review of Le Bleu du caftan: Maryam Touzani, sweet passionaria for the ills of Morocco


CRITICISM – The director revisits with refinement and sensitivity the theme of the love triangle in Le Bleu du caftan, a film which has won numerous awards.

She possesses the persevering gentleness of determined artists.


Le Bleu du caftan

, her second multi-award-winning film around the world, Moroccan filmmaker Maryam Touzani is making a name for herself.

We meet her near Saint-Germain-des-Prés while the streets of the capital are filled with resounding rumors against the pension bill.

Anxious at the idea of ​​taking a train to defend her film in Strasbourg the same evening, the director of


nevertheless wears a relaxed smile, full of charm and attention, as soon as the interview begins.

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Born in 1980 under the Tangier sun of Morocco, Maryam Touzani naturally turned to the cinema in order to put iron in the wound and change the mores of a country still too closed.

“Even if I have always been passionate about words, and since childhood I have had a passion for writing thanks to my family, she


, I quickly developed a fascination for cinema.

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Source: lefigaro

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