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Helmi Dridi in Making Of

Making Of

2006 NR

When the U.S. invades Iraq in 2003, a break-dancer's (Lotfi Ebdelli, with a Best Actor win at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival) dreams of leaving Tunisia for a more glamorous life in Europe come to a grinding halt, leaving him vulnerable to the advances of a fundamentalist group in search of a suicide bomber. Writer-director Nouri Bouzid helms this Tribeca winner for Best Screenplay, an inventive film that's part drama and part fictional "documentary."