A writer and director, he focused his work on Human rights issues, globalization, profits and social realism. El Ejido, la loi du profit garnered several awards including Best Documentary at Fespaco. He then directed The Damned of the Sea, which won the Public Award at Visions du Réel in Nyon, the Grand Prize at the Monte Carlo Festival and was nominated at the European Academy Awards. His first fiction feature film, 7, rue de la Folie, was selected at Valladolid, Festival du Nouveau Cinéma in Montréal, and Namur.
2006 EL EJIDO, LA LOI DU PROFIT – doc
2008 THE DAMNED OF THE SEA
(Les Damnés de la mer) – doc
2013 7, RUE DE LA FOLIE
LE CHANT DES TORTUES – doc
2015 REBELLIOUS GIRL (Insoumise)