My English Cousin

by Karim Sayah

Switzerland, Qatar / Documentary / 2019 / 82'

2001, Fahed arrives on UK soil overflowing with aspirations and dreams...

2018, in the thrall of a mid-life crisis, he must now make a decision. Will he continue his humble lifestyle working 50-hours weeks between the take-away and the factory, or will he return to Algeria, a country he fled in the hope of making a better life for himself?