The Mother of All Lies

Nominated for Best Documentary

Best Documentary Award given to the director and producer.


Director/Producer: Asmae El Moudir


On a handmade set recreating her Casablanca neighborhood, young Moroccan filmmaker Asmae El Moudir enlists family and friends to help solve the troubling mysteries of her childhood. There, she starts to unravel the layers of deception and intentional forgetting that have shaped her life.