Marrakech Film Festival Ups Coverage of Moroccan Cinema

This year’s edition of the Marrakech Intl. Film Festival includes an unprecedented number of Moroccan films, including seven films in the new Morocco Panorama sidebar, and a tribute to local actor/director Jillali Ferhati. When the festival was l…

This year’s edition of the Marrakech Intl. Film Festival includes an unprecedented number of Moroccan films, including seven films in the new Morocco Panorama sidebar, and a tribute to local actor/director Jillali Ferhati. When the festival was launched in 2001, Moroccan cinema was in a relatively fragile state and one of the fest’s key goals […]