Bobby, UK PREMIERE
Dir. Mehdi M. Barsaoui
Tunisia. 2013. 18min. Colour. Arabic with English subtitles.
It’s the new school year and for the first time, eight-year old Fares, is allowed to walk to school on his own. On his way he encounters a stray dog he names Bobby. A beautiful friendship develops between the two, but it becomes threatened when Fares decides to bring Bobby home…
Bobby is Mehdi M. Barsaoui second work behind the cameras, after graduating as a film editor from the Institut Supérieur des Arts Multimédias (Isamm) in Tunisia, and pursuing his film studies in Bologna, Italy. His first short film A Ma Place (2010) was presented in various international festivals including Dubai, Roma and Cartagena.BUY TICKETS