Hard Shell, Soft Shell

Loved-up oyster farmer Az thinks he’s made it. But when an elaborate proposal goes awry and his girlfriend Jess breaks his heart, Az is forced to confront his understanding of what happiness really looks like – both hers and his own.


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    100 minutes
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  • Director:
    Emma Benestan
  • Screenwriter:
    Emma Benestan and Nour Ben Salem
  • Producer:
    Caroline Nataf
  • Cast:
    Yasin Houicha, Oulaya Amamra, Raphaël Quenard, Bilel Chegrani, Diong-Kèba Tacu, Tiphaine Daviot, Holy Fatima, Guillermo Guiz
  • Cinematographer:
    Aurélien Marra
  • Editor:
    Perrine Bekaert
  • Production Design:
    Eliane Lorthiois
  • Sound Design:
    Anne Dupouy
  • Music:
    Julie Roué

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