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The son of Amr is dead (1975)

Le fils d'Amr est mort! (original title)
Pierre, a young man of Brussels, has lost his job. Unbeknowst to Barbara, the woman he lives with, he has become a pickpocket to survive. He works in partnership with a young Tunisian ... See full summary »

Writers:

Jean-Jacques Andrien, Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud (contributing writer) | 1 more credit »
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

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Pierre Clémenti ... Pierre
Claire Wauthion ... Barbara
Malcolm Djuric Malcolm Djuric ... Malcolm, l'enfant
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Storyline

Pierre, a young man of Brussels, has lost his job. Unbeknowst to Barbara, the woman he lives with, he has become a pickpocket to survive. He works in partnership with a young Tunisian immigrant he meets every Sunday in an abandoned bus where they share the loot of the week. One day, Pierre finds his accomplice dead in their hiding place. Pierre suddenly realizes that he does not know much about his dead friend. Taking possession of his identity papers, Pierre decides to go to Tunisia to find out who his friend actually was. Written by Guy Bellinger

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Drama

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Jean-Jacques Andrien spent six months in the village of Guemessa in the South of Tunisia to prepare the film. See more »

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Composed by Claudio Monteverdi
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Country:

Belgium | France | Tunisia

Language:

French | Arabic

Release Date:

3 June 1981 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

A tuniszi fiú See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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