Born in Meknes, Faouzi Bensaidi now spends his time between Paris and Casablanca. After studying at the Rabat Institute of Dramatic Art, he staged a number of plays. In 1995, he trained as an actor at the Paris National Higher Academy of Dramatic Art and, in 1997, directed his first short film, entitled THE CLIFF which has won 23 prizes in festivals in France and abroad. In 1999, he co-wrote the script for André Téchiné’s new film, LOIN. In 2000, he directed two short films, THE WALL, a prize-winner at the Cannes Festival, and THE RAIN LINE, a prize-winner at the Venice Festival.
FILMOGRAFIE 1998 LA FALAISE (THE CLIFF), Kurzfilm · 2000 LE MUR (THE WALL), Kurzfilm · TRAJETS (THE RAIN LINE), Kurzfilm ·
2003 MILLE MOIS (A THOUSAND MONTHS) · 2006 WWW.WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD · 2011 DEATH FOR SALE