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Zero

A father and his son are on the trail of the Zero number. Initiatory quest for this weird figure. Indeed, Zero fascinates as much as it worries. Banned by the Greeks, worshiped by the Hindus, transmitted by the Arabs, Zero set out for the Western world which fought it and used it to fend off heretics.
From Delhi to Carthage, Baghdad ,Alexandria, and Kairouan, the zero number fought to exist and transform the scientific world.

  • Nidhal Chatta
    Director
  • Claudine Rabaa
    Writer
  • Christian Seranot
    Writer
  • Nidhal Chatta
    Producer
  • Riadh Ghariani
    Producer
  • Hichem Rostom
    Key Cast
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    الصفر
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 20 minutes 19 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 1, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    550,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Tunisia
  • Country of Filming:
    France, India, Tunisia
  • Language:
    Arabic, English, French
  • Shooting Format:
    BlackMagic 4K
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Nidhal Chatta

Tunisian film director who started by making underwater and wildlife documentaries. He directed short and long films of which « LOST HORIZON », « NO MAN’S LOVE », « THE LAST MIRAGE » and has been the executive producer of the television series « BETWEEN THE LINES » on BBC.

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