films – Cinema Akil

Faouzi Bensaidi
Morocco, France, Qatar | PG 13 | 106 min | Drama | Arabic

In the Moroccan city of Meknes, recently married Abdel kader and Malika struggle to make ends meet. They dream of leaving the family house and finally start a life of their own together. But one day at work, Abdelkader experiences a violent incident that will turn their destiny upside down. Volubilis is a tale of love in a world of despair, of beauty among the ruins.


  • Golden Star nominee at El Gouna Intl Film Festival
  • Fedeora Award nominee at Venice Film Festival