THE MARCHERS

LA MARCHE

By Nabil BEN YADIR

EUROPACORP - as SALES

Drama - Completed 2013

Based on a screenplay written by Nadia Lakhdar , Nabil Ben Yadir and Ahmed Hamidi, the film is loosely based on the "Walk for equality and against racism" starring Olivier Gourmet, Hafsia Herzi and Jamel Debbouze.

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RDV Unifrance 2014
    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Nabil BEN YADIR
    • Writer(s)
    • Nadia LAKHDAR, Nabil BEN YADIR, Ahmed HAMIDI
    • Synopsis
    • In 1983, in a France plagued by racism and inequality , and after a final police blunder that could have ended in tragedy, three teenagers embark, with the support of the priest of Minguettes (Lyon) in a peaceful and non-violent march between Marseille and Paris.
      Hundreds will join them along the way and on December 3rd, they will be more than 100 000 Place de la Bastille and were received the same evening by President François Mitterrand. Their commitment to the cause will lead to the creation
      of thousands of activist organizations, and to new national reforms against racism and discrimination.
      Through this journey, these young people will restore hope to an entire generation,
      creating the first image of diversity of the French nation.
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