The Purple House
Hsan has been trying unsuccessfully for many months to find work. On his wife’s insistence, he seeks help from local politician Ammar, who tells him that he will get him a job under one condition: Hsan must paint his house purple, the colour of the ruling class party, adding a much needed splash of colour amid the uncertain times of the Tunisian Revolution!
Selim Gribaa is a Tunisian filmmaker and teacher of photography and video at the Higher Institute of Fine Arts in Tunisia. Selim started up his his own production company in 2012. The Purple House is his first short film.