The film was well-received in Morocco, giving rise to many debates within a society that is still very phallocentric.
Only six of these famous texts are in private hands, and one of them is about to go to auction.
The film, set in 1944, follows Jack, a WWI veteran, whose lost hopes and values lead to isolation and an empty feeling that is too hard to shake. This solitude abruptly ends when he meets Masaru, an escaped Japanese POW.
An ear crunching shrill pierces the air as men charge into the unknown, surrounded by the heavy thump of artillery and constant rattle of German machine guns.
Wartime Singapore, 1942. As night devours day, one man must navigate through dangerous jungle in search of sanctuary.