We are delighted that the director of Zero – Nour-Eddine Lakhmari – introduce his film to the Cork audience and participate in a Q&A afterwards.
The screening is at 6.30pm with the Q&A at 8.20pm or so for 15 mins.
Zero is screening as the first film in the Films From The Southern Mediterranean season at Triskel Christchurch Cinema.
Writer and Director
Moroccan born Nour-Eddine Lakhmari is an award winning writer/director of feature films and TV series. He shot his first short films in Oslo and earned admission to the Oslo Cinema Academy. His first feature Le regard was released in 2005 to wide critical acclaim in Morocco and Scandinavia.
In 2006-2008 he directed the outstanding TV series El Kadia a primetime series broadcast on the Moroccan TV channel 2M. In 2008 he directed his second feature, CasaNegra. The film won over 20 international awards, was presented in 25 film festivals world wide and was Morocco’s official selection for Best Foreign Language Film Oscar in 2012. Zero is his third feature and was a major hit at the box office earlier this year.