Railway Men

Erige Sehiri  |  Documentary Film  |  2013  |  Tunisia
Ahmad, a 30-year old train driver, recounts to us his desire to become someone else, his escape. Upon leaving the classy neighborhoods of Tunis, heading towards the Algerian borders, we get to know his road companions, his friends lost after the revolution, and a Tunisia facing itself. In the background, the ‘legend’, which the railroaders call “The Death Train”, is revealed.