BLACK
by Adil El Arbi & Bilall Fallah

Mavela is a member of the Black Bronx gang. When she falls madly in love with Marwan, who belongs to a rival gang, she faces a brutal choice between loyalty and love.




90' - Numérique - Couleur - Dolby SR

CAST

Martha Canga Antonio - Mavela
Aboubakr Bensaïhi - Marwan
Emmanuel Tahon - X
Brandon Masudi - Alonzo
Natascha Boyamba - Justelle
Axel Massudi - CMM
Jérémie Zagba - Don
Théo Kabeya - Notorious

SCREENPLAY

Nele Meirhaeghe

CO-PRODUCTION

Caviar Antwerp - Frank Van Passel
Climax Films - Olivier Rausin

Ouset France

It's hard, dark, brutal, but filmed extremely well."

L'Express

Hang on to your chair, this is serious!

Le Nouvel Observateur

It is 'muscular cinema', in keeping with the black tones of Belgian tradition, showing the dark side of a particular Belgian. The two directors were spotted immediately by Hollywood: they were to sign "Beverly Hills Cop 4".

Directors

Adil EL ARBI & Bilall FALLAH

Bilall Fallah and Adil El Arbi met while studying at the Saint-Luc Academy in Brussels. They have since become an inseparable directing duo. Their short, Broeders, (2011) won the Best Belgian Student Short award at the Ghent Film Festival. They also received the VAF Wildcard (2011) award, giving them the opportunity to direct their first feature, Image.

Education
Saint-Luc Brussels

Filmography
Court-métrages : Broeders (2011) - Coupe Ghoroto (2011) - Astaghfiro (2010)
Long-métrage : Image
Série télévisée : Bergica (2012, Acht)

Photography