Velvet Films


The Blue Caftan

DIRECTED by Mariam Touzani

Festival de Cannes Official Selection - Un Certain Regard
The Blue Caftan
feature - completed - 2021
Drame, 120 min
With : Loubna Azabal, Saleh Bakri, Ayoub Missioui, Mounia Lamkimel, Hamid Zoughi

Halim and Mina run a small traditional sewing shop in the medina of Salé. Married for twenty-five years, their seemingly ordinary life is turned upside down by the arrival of Youssef, a young apprentice with a passion for the trade, who brings to the surface a truth that has always been buried.

Cast, crew & partners

Author- Director Maryam Touzani

Director of photography Virginie Surdej

Production Designers Emmanuel de Meuleumeester et Rachid El Yousfi

Costumes Designers Rafika Ben Maimoun

Sound Nassim El Mounabbih et Samir Abdelmoumen

Editor Nicolas Rumpl et Yassir Hamani

Sound Editor Carlos Garcia, Miguel Villada et Ezequiel Pinedo León

Re-recording Claus Lynge

Music Kristian Eidnes

Producers Ali'n Production (Maroc) et Les Films du Nouveau Monde (France)

Coproducers Snowglobe (Danemark)

With the support of Centre Cinématographique marocain

With the support of Centre National du Cinéma et de l’Image Animée

With the support of Institut Français,

With the support of Fonds Image de la Francophonie

With the support of Centre du Cinéma de la Fédération Wallonie Bruxelles

With the support of Danish Film Institute

With the participation of Canal+ et Cine+

In association with Ad Vitam et films Boutique

Coproduction partner la RTBF

Coproduction partner BeTV / Voo

Coproduction partner BNP Paribas Fortis Film Finance

Coproduction partner Screen Brussels

Coproduction partner Région Bruxelles Capitale

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FIPRESCI Prize - Un Certain Regard - Festival de Cannes 2022