SALVATION ARMY

Abdellah’s story is in two parts. First, as a teenager in a dark and sexual Morocco, then as a young adult landing in Geneva.

Press kit

En coproduction avec Les Films de Pierre, Les Films Pelleas et la RTS.

World Rights: Les films de Pierre

  • Angers, Premiers Plans, Grand Prix du Jury long métrage français 2014
  • Durban, Durban International Film Festival, Best First Feature Film 2014
  • Genève, Festival Tous Ecrans, Mention spéciale du Jury 2013
  • Lido di Venezia, 28. Settimana Internazionale della Critica Venezia, Competition, 28.08.2013 – 07.09.2013
  • Istanbul, 14th Istanbul Independent Film Festival, Competition, 12.02.2015 – 22.02.2015
  • Tallinn, 18th Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, 14.11.2014 – 30.11.2014
  • Bern, 18. Queersicht – Lesbisch-schwules Film Festival Bern, 06.11.2014 – 12.11.2014
  • Lisboa, Queer Lisboa 18 Lisbon Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Competition, 19.09.2014 – 27.09.2014
  • Vancouver, 26th Vancouver Queer Film Festival, 14.08.2014 – 24.08.2014
  • Durban, 35th Durban International Film Festival, 17.07.2014 – 27.07.2014
  • Jerusalem, 31st Jerusalem Film Festival, 10.07.2014 – 20.07.2014
  • Taipei, 16th Taipei Film Festival, 27.06.2014 – 19.07.2014
  • München, 32. Filmfest München, 27.06.2014 – 05.07.2014
  • San Francisco, 38th Frameline International Lesbian & Gay Festival San Francisco, 19.06.2014 – 26.06.2014
  • Zürich, 17. Pink Apple Schwullesbisches Filmfestival Zürich, Competition, 30.04.2014 – 11.05.2014
  • San Francisco, 57th San Francisco International Film Festival, Competition, 24.04.2014 – 08.05.2014
  • New York, 43rd New Directors New Films Festival New York, 19.03.2014 – 30.03.2014
  • Solothurn, 49. Solothurner Filmtage, 23.01.2014 – 30.01.2014
  • Bilbao, 11° Festival internacional de Cine Gay-Lesbo-Trans Bilbao, Competition, 20.01.2014 – 27.01.2014
  • Angers, 26e Festival Premiers Plans d’Angers, Competition, 17.01.2014 – 26.01.2014
  • Sao Paulo, 37a Mostra Internacional del Cinema de Sao Paulo, Competition, 18.10.2013 – 31.10.2013
  • Namur, 28e Festival international du film francophone Namur, Competition, 27.09.2013 – 04.10.2013
  • Toronto, Ontario, 38th TIFF Toronto International Film Festival, 05.09.2013 – 15.09.2013

Abdellah young : Said Mrini

Abdellah adult : Karim Ait M’hand

Slimane : Amine Ennaji

Jean : frédéric Landenberg

World Premiere: August 2013
Original Version: French, colour, DCP, 84 min.

Production: Les films de Pierre, Les Films Pelléas, Rita Productions, Ali N’ Films
Producer: Marie-Ange Luciani, Hugues Charbonneau, Pauline Gygax, Max Karli, Philippe Martin, Frantz Richard
Executive Producer: Marie-Ange Luciani, Hugues Charbonneau

Cinematography: Agnès Godard
Editing: Françoise Tourmen
Location Sound Mix: Henri Maikoff
Sound Editing: Fanny Martin
Rerecording Sound Mix: Christophe Vingtrinier
Lighting: François Berroir