Sektou / They Stopped Speaking

Director: Khaled Benaïssa
Countries: Algeria
Year: 2009
Running Time: 18 min.
Language: Arabic


A radio presenter sleeps like a log every morning after a night’s work. His intense dreams seem like nightmares, but what’s it like when he wakes up? An extremely lively and colorful picture of life in an Algerian town, with a slightly surrealistic tone.