Young Ahmed (Le jeune Ahmed)
The filmmakers' radical empathy alights on a Muslim teenager, Ahmed (Idir Ben Addi), living in a small Belgian town who is being gradually radicalized into extremism despite the desperate protestations of his single mother, and who winds up hatching a murderous plot targeting his beloved teacher. Taking a serious view of a difficult issue the effect of fanaticism on the body and soul.
|Director:||Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne|
|Producer(s):||Denis Freyd, Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne|
|Cast:||Olivier Bonnaud, Idir Ben Addi, Myriem Akheddiou, Claire Bodson|
|Writer(s):||Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne|