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Samuel Benchetrit

Samuel Benchetrit was born in 1973 at Champigny-sur-Marne, to a lower-class family. His father, a Moroccan Jew is a locksmith and his mother a hairdresser. He left school at 15 to start to work. Accumulating small jobs, he worked for example as an assistant to a photographer or an usher in a movie theater. In 2000, he published his first novel, Récit d’un Branleur and directed Nouvelles de la Tour L, a 9-minute short film with Sami Bouajila.

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01 Trailer "Asphalte" 02 Trailer "J'ai toujours rêvé d'être un gangster"
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