Motherhood

Salha, a mother gifted with prophetic dreams and visions, lives in an isolated village in Tunisia. When her eldest son’s sudden return from Syria coincides with a series of strange disappearances in their community, Salha’s maternal love is tested and the family faces how guilt can haunt the human spirit.

Meryam Joobeur Meryam Joobeur
Director, Screenwriter

Meryam is an Academy Award-nominated Tunisian-American director, based in Montréal, Canada. Her work includes both documentary and fiction. Her short films GODS, WEEDS, AND REVOLUTIONS (2012)... more»

Maria Gracia Turgeon Maria Gracia Turgeon
Producer

Canadian producer and two-time Academy Award nominee Maria Gracia Turgeon co-founded Midi La Nuit with producer/director Annick Blanc in 2015. Since 2015 they’ve produced numerous highly... more»

Sarra Ben Hassen Sarra Ben Hassen
Producer

Producer Sarra Ben Hassen has over 20 years of experience in the Tunisian film industry as a production manager and script supervisor. After participating in different Producer’s Labs (DFI,... more»

Nadim Cheikhrouha Nadim Cheikhrouha
Producer

After Graduating from HEC Paris, Franco-Tunisian producer Nadim Cheikhrouha worked in several film companies including TF1 Film Production, TPS Cinema and Mandarin Films (OSS 117 - BRICE DE NICE). He... more»

Additional Credits

Annick Blanc (Producer)
Vincent Gonneville (Cinematographer)

Genre: Scripted, Psychological Horror, Magical Realism, Drama