A simple tale about a son's urge to have a photograph of his parents and his efforts to get. The relationship between him and his brother, who aspires to grow up in life and his life revolving around his daily chores as a shoe shiner captures the eye of a viewer. A carefully narrated movie takes us to a different world in and around a small town Mohammedia, the director's hometown. Nassim Abassi, the passionate Moroccan director, weaves this simple yet beautiful story Majid (2010), is about a ten years old orphan boy called ‘MAJID'.
Hottarake no Shima: Haruka to Maho no Kagami
(Oblivion Island: Haruka and the Magic Mirror)
Directed by Shinsuke Sato
Le scaphandre et le papillon
(The Diving Bell and the butterfly)
Author: Jean-Dominique Bauby
Directed by Julian Schnabel