Nefta Football Club

France | 2018 | fiction | 17 min. Film festivals award winners

A comedy which has won the hearts of festivals spectators at Clermont-Ferrand and Aspen. Near a Tunisian village at the border with Algeria, two brothers, Abdallah and Mohammed, find a lonely donkey wearing headphones on its ears and carrying bags full of white powder on its back. The boys decide to bring the load home. Yves Piat offers a surprising take on the serious matters of North Africa by introducing humour, warmth and lightness to his story as well as excellent young actors. Audience Award at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival.

directed by

Yves Piat

cinematography
Valentin Vignet
script
Yves Piat
music
Jérôme Rossi
editing
Jérôme Bréau
production
Damien Megherbi, Justin Pechberty (Les Valseurs)