Hassen Ferhani (Algeria)

Hassen Ferhani was born in Algeria in 1986. In 2006, he directed his first short film, LES BAIES D'ALGER, which was screened in official competition in many international festivals. In 2008, he participated in a workshop at La Fémis, where he directed the short film LE VOL DU 140. Since 2009, Ferhani has worked as an assistant director. In 2010, he co-directed the documentary AFRIC-HOTEL, which screened at Visions du Réel and FIDMarseille.


  • Roundabout in My Head (Fi rassi rond-point) - 2015
  • Afric-Hotel - 2010
  • Le vol du 140 - 2009
  • Les baies d'Alger - 2006

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