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The Secret of the Grain

La graine et le mulet

Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche
France, 2007


Winner of four César awards, including best picture and director, Abdellatif Kechiche’s The Secret of the Grain is a stirring drama about the daily joys and struggles of a bustling French-Arab family.

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The Secret of the Grain Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2007 | 3 wins including: Marcello Mastroianni Award

2007 | Honorable Mention: SIGNIS Award

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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