THE MAN BEHIND THE MICROPHONE
Qatar, Tunisia, United Kingdom 2017 – Director: Claire Belhassine – Original language: English – Subtitles: English
Who was Hedi Jouini? To the filmmaker he was simply the grandfather she visited as a child in the summer holidays. But Hedi Jouini was a superstar and heartthrob: the “Tunisian Frank Sinatra.” A fascinating reconstruction of a complex cultural and family history.
Writer: Claire Belhassine. Camera: Patrick Jackson, Jay Odedra. Sound: Tatiana El Daddah. Editing: Joby Gee, Adam Finch. Music: Tom Hodge, Franz Kirmann. Production: Roast Beef Productions/Nutopia. Producer: Mike Lerner. Length: 94 min.