Youssef ChebbiStill: Black Medusa
Youssef CHEBBI (1984, Tunisia) is a musician and filmmaker. In 2010, he directed his first film, the short Vers le nord. Together with Mohamed Ismail Louati and Ala Eddinne Slim, he made the documentary Babylon (2012), about Libyan refugees at the border of Tunisia. The film won the Grand Prix of the International Competition at FIDMarseille. That same year, he released the short film Les profondeurs. Black Medusa (2021) is his feature film debut, with its world premiere at IFFR 2021. Besides his work in film, Chebbi is the founder and director of Bookmaker Records.
Vert le nord/Heading North (2010, short), Babylon (2012, doc, co-dir), Les profondeurs/The Depths (2012, short), Black Medusa (2021, co-dir)