Alyssa and Mehdi grew up together in the same neighborhood of Tunis' suburbs and have been bonded since childhood by an unambiguous friendship.Alyssa and Mehdi have a rough life but escape it through humor and imagination: Alyssa makes her teacher dance when she is bored at school while Mehdi creates and draws surrealistic stories that he tells to Alyssa...One day, they find out about a drawing contest where the winner is awarded an internship in Germany. They see it as an opportunity to turn their lives around. As the contest is held in Djerba, across the country, they steal a car and start a crazy road trip where their friendship is put to the test.
CHF 15'000 for postproduction fiction
currently in post-production