World Perspectives / UK premiere

Die Welt

  • Alex Pitstra /
  • Netherlands, Tunisia /
  • 2013 /
  • 80 mins

Abdelhamid Naouara, Mohsen ben Hassen, Rahma ben Hassen, Ilse Heus, Judith van der Meulen, Kamel ben Khalfa, Imed Sassi, Fouad Cheneti, Mehdi Cheneti, Jamil Ferchichi, Youssef Hammami / Fiction / Arabic, Dutch, English

Post-Jasmine Revolution blues with a punch and a Tarantino-esque touch.

Alex Pitstra

Karim Alexander (Alex) Pitstra was born in Dordrecht, The Netherlands, in 1979, to a Tunisian father and a Dutch mother. He made his first film at age 15, but worked in music production before setting up his own production company to make commercials, installations and corporate films. He has also worked as a director of photography and studied film theory at the University of Groningen. Die Welt, in which he investigates his Tunisian roots, is his first feature.

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