A Watsch Films Company

Un Fils

A film by Mehdi Barsaoui

Drama, 2019

Summer 2011. During a holiday trip to Southern Tunisia, Fares, Meriem and their 10-year-old son, Aziz, are ambushed by an armed group. Aziz is injured in the attack and taken to a rudimentary hospital nearby. As the race to provide him with a new liver begins, long-buried truths begin to resurface, jeopardizing the family’s chances of finding a donor in time. 

With support from the Tunisian Ministry of Culture, CNC, PACA Region, AIF, AFAC and Cinemed.


Written and directed by Mehdi Barsaoui
Producers Cinétéléfilms, Dolce Vita Films
Co-producers Schortcut Films,13 Productions,
Metafora, A.R.T. , Jour2Fête