Amel works in a factory in Tunis. She lives with her alcoholic husband Tahar, a former local football player, and their only son Moumen, a talented teenage football goalkeeper. To convince the factory boss to provide her with connections for her son, Amel betrays her fellow workers, who have been organising a strike. Amel meets the connection: Imed, a wealthy businessman, who takes advantage of the situation and abuses Amel. She surrenders to his advances to offer her son the opportunity of a lifetime, but the police catch them. Amel is imprisoned and accused of adultery and prostitution. The scandal destroys Moumen. He becomes violent, stops his football career and starts drinking and taking drugs. After her release, she searches for Moumen in Tunis’s lower and violent streets. Amel has to face the falling Tunisian society in this long quest for the missing son.
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Executive ProducerMoufida Fedhila
Associate ProducerRamy Allam