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Man of Ashes (Rih essed)

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Genre:Drama
Release Date:January 1, 1999
Running time:109 minutes
Cast:Khadija Abaoub, Sarra Abdelhadi, Mustapha Adouani, Khaled Akrout, Yacoub Bchiri
Director:Nouri Bouzid
Writer:Nouri Bouzid

Description: The Tunisian Man of Ashes spotlights Imad Malaal in the role of a terrified bridegroom-to-be. Malaal's aversion to women can be traced back to his youth, when he and his best friend Khaled Ksouri are molested by their male employer. Unable to discuss this violation with their tradition-bound families, Malaal and Ksouri decide to overcome their sexual insecurities by visiting a prostitute. The experience liberates one of the men -- while driving the other to commit murder. Man of Ashes was originally titled Rih Essed.~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

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