The Mother Of All Lies

    • Asmae El Moudir
    • Morocco
    • 90 min
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    A young Moroccan woman’s search for truth tangles with a web of lies in her family’s history. As a daughter and filmmaker, Asmae fuses personal and national history as she reflects on the 1981 Bread Riots, drawing out connections to contemporary Morocco.

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    Production status
    In production
    Asmae El Moudir for Insight Films
    Lucie Rego for Hutong Productions, Pauline Tran Van Lieu for Hutong Productions

    About IDFA Bertha Fund


    The IDFA Bertha Fund aims to stimulate and empower the creative documentary sector in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and parts of Eastern Europe by supporting remarkable and innovative documentary projects by talented filmmakers from these countries.

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