Biografie Fatima Sissani


Fatima Sissani was born in Algeria and has lived in France since she was six. After studying law, she decided “against all expectations” to work as a journalist. She produced interviews and reportages for the non-commercial Radio Zinzine, plus portraits and documentary shows for the “France Culture” station. She also worked for a city magazine at the same time. In 2011, she shot her first documentary LA LANGUE DE ZAHRA. The film explicates the importance of the Berber language in Kabylia, which also impacts migration. Fatima Sissani had the following to say on the subject: “My entire body of work basically revolves around the issues of migration and exile.”

Filmografie (Auswahl) zu Fatima Sissani