Free Men (Les hommes libres) 12 years old

Free Men

In Paris during WWII, an Algerian immigrant is inspired to join the resistance by his unexpected friendship with a Jewish man. Based on not very known facts about the Muslim community in Paris during WWII, when the Paris Mosque and its dynamic leader played a pivotal role in supporting the resistance and rescuing Jews.


Free Men Cast

Name Character
Tahar Rahim He was 30, now 42 years old as Younes
Lubna Azabal She was 39, now 50 years old as Warba Shlimane alias Leila
Michael Lonsdale He was 80, now 92 years old as Si Kaddour Ben Ghabrit
Christopher Buchholz He was 50, now 61 years old as Major von Ratibor

Free Men Crew

Name Department
Alain-Michel Blanc as Screenplay. He was 59 (now 70) years old Writing
Ismaël Ferroukhi as Director. He was 49 (now 61) years old Directing
Ismaël Ferroukhi as Screenplay. He was 49 (now 61) years old Writing
Free Men poster
Free Men (12 years)

  • Release day: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  • Runtime: 99 minutes