Dhia Jerbi is a young Tunisian filmmaker ; born in 1991 in the United Arab Emirates, he moved to Tunisia in 2003. After his baccalaureate and a year of engineering school, he changed his orientation and he is actually enrolled at L’Institut Supérieur d'Art Multimédia Manouba (ISAMM) specialized in filmmaking and script writing. He made 3 short documentaries and a docu-fiction. Documentary and fiction are often interwoven in his films.
Marhouja (Orig.) / 2014 / Tunisia / 17 min
A young director decides to make a film about his friend who wants to return to his town of birth Marseille. In the meanwhile, his friend discovers that he has a half-sister in France and that she is coming to meet him for the first time. The filmmaker starts to doubt about the film and the protagonist's story who quits the film while shooting and leaves to Libya.