Accolades:

• Best Director, Palme d’Or nominee, Cannes Film Festival 2019
• Best Editing, Best Screenplay, Valladolid International Film Festival 2019
• Best Supporting Actress, Best Promising Actor, Magritte Awards Belgium 2020

Synopsis
EN

After being radicalised by a local imam, Ahmed, a 13-year-old Belgian teenager, embraces an extremist interpretation of Islam. He hatches a plot to kill his teacher, whom he believes to be an apostate.

ID

Ahmed, seorang remaja Belgia berumur 13 tahun yang percaya ajaran radikal seorang imam, menganut paham ekstremis agama Islam. Dia menyusun rencana untuk membunuh gurunya, yang ia percayai adalah seorang pembelot.



Original Title

Le Jeune Ahmed

Directors

Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne

Cast

Idir Ben Addi, Olivier Bonnaud, Myriem Akheddiou, Victoria Bluck

Country

Belgium

Age classification

13+