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Forty-four, or Bedtime Stories

44 ou les récits de la nuit

Directed by Moumen Smihi
Morocco, 1985
Drama, History


The chronicle of two Moroccan families between 1912 and 1956, in the colonial era. A university professor from Fes hires one of his best students as a tutor: Moussa, from Chaouen, who is passionate about drama.

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Forty-four, or Bedtime Stories Directed by Moumen Smihi

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1985 | Winner: Venezia Genti - Best Feature Film

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