RABIA

40 %

Production status

Release date

2023

Technical sheet

Status In development

Screenwriters Mareike Engelhardt and Samuel Doux

Director Mareike Engelhardt

Genre Drama

Synopsis Driven by the promise of a new life, Jessica (19) and her best friend Laila left for Syria to join Daech. But when they arrive, they find themselves locked up in a women’s house run by the authoritarian and charismatic Madame. When Jessica rebels, a game of domination and submission begins between her and the director. Between fascination and fear, Jessica will have to give up her humanity to survive within this system.

Producer Films Grand Huit (FR)

Co-producers Kwassa Films and Starhaus Filmproduktion (DE)

With the support of the Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, CNC/FFA – co-développement Franco-Allemand, région Normandie, région Grand-Est, Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine and département Dordogne, Canal +, Prix ARTE- Festival des Arcs

Internationales sales Kinology

Distribution France Memento Films