A Watsch Films Company

Beauty and the Dogs

A film by Kaouthar Ben Hania

Drama, Documentary, 2017

During a student party, Mariam, a young Tunisian woman, meets the mysterious Youssef and leaves with him. A long night will begin, during which she’ll have to fight for her rights and her dignity. But how can Justice be made when it lies on the side of the tormentors?

With the support of Ministère des affaires culturelles & Centre National du Cinéma et de l’Image – Tunisie, Swedish Film Institute, Sorfond – Norway, Visions Sud Est – Suisse, Fonds Image de la Francophonie, Doha Film Institute, Aide aux Cinémas du Monde Centre National du Cinéma et de l’Image Animée – Institut français, World Cinema Fund Europe, Hubert Bals Fund of the International Film Festival Rotterdam, la SACEM, Commune Image


Written and directed by 
Kaouther Ben Hania
Cast Mariam Al Ferjani, Ghanem Zrelli, Noomane Hamda, Mohamed Akkari, Chedly Arfaoui, Anissa Daoud, Mourad Gharsalli
Producers Habib Attia (Cinetelefilms), Nadim Cheikhrouha (Tanit Films)
Co-producers Georges Schoucair (Schortcut Films), Nefise Ozkal Lorentzen, Jorgen Lorentzen (Integral Film & Literature), Andreas Rocksen (Laika Film & Television),Tomas Eskilsson (Film i Väst), Jon Mankell (Chimney)
Director of Photography Johan Holmquist
Steadycam Operator Nestor Salazar
Editor Nadia Ben Rachid
Original Soundtrack Amine Bouhafa
Sound Moez Cheikh, Raphaël Sohier, Florent Denizot, Thierry Delor
Set Designer Moncef Hakouna
First Assistant-Director Mehdi M. Barsaoui
Production Manager Khaled Walid Barsaoui
Makeup Artist Hajer Bouhawala
Costume Designer Nedra Gribaa