Leyla Bouzid

Leyla Bouzid at IFFR

Leyla BOUZID (1984, Tunisia) studied French Literature at the Sorbonne and was educated in filmmaking at La Fémis in Paris. The short film An Angel Passes (2010) was her directorial debut. In 2014 her first feature film, God Protect My Daughter, was released. Her North African background plays a large role in her work.


…un ange passe/An Angel Passes (2010, short), Mkhobbi fi kobba (Soubresauts) (2012, short), Gamine (2013, short), Zakaria (2013, short), Ismillah ala benti/God Protect My Daughter (2014), À peine j’ouvre les yeux/As I Open My Eyes (2015)

Leyla Bouzid at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR