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LAYLA M.

by Mijke de Jong

synopsis

18-year-old Layla, a Dutch girl with Moroccan roots, joins a group of radical Muslims. She encounters a world that nurtures her ideas initally, but finally confronts her with an impossible choice.

international title: Layla M.
original title: Layla M.
country: Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Jordan
sales agent: Beta Cinema
year: 2016
genre: fiction
directed by: Mijke de Jong
film run: 98'
release date: NL 17/11/2016
screenplay: Jan Eilander, Mijke de Jong
cast: Nora el Koussour, Ilias Addab
cinematography by: Danny Elsen
film editing: Dorith Vinken
art director: Jorien Sont
music: Can Erdogan
producer: Frans Van Gestel, Laurette Schillings, Arnold Heslenfeld
co-producer: Alexander Wadouh, Marcos Kantis, Marina Blok
production: Topkapi Films, Chromosom Filmproduktion, Menuet, Schiwago Film GmbH, Imaginarium Films [JO]
distributor: Cinemien