Hicham Lasri


Hicham Lasri was born on April 13, 1977 in Casablanca . After studying law and economics, Hicham Lasri began a career as a screenwriter with many Moroccan directors before making his first works that would bring a fresh wind to the North African cinema and very quickly international recognition at many festivals such as Berlin, Toronto and Cannes. He also publishes several plays and novels including Sainte Rita (2015 Le fennec) and a BD vaudoo (2016 Le fennec)

  • Headbang Lullaby – World Première BERLINALE
  • Starve Your Dog – BERLINALE PANORAMA 2016
  • World Premiere TORONTO TIFF 2015
  • The Sea Is Behind – World Premiere BERLINALE PANORAMA 2015
  • They Are The Dogs – World Premiere ACID CANNES 2013
  • The End – World Premiere ACID CANNES 2012