The String

The String

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When Malik, 30, returns to Tunisia after his father’s death, he has to live with his mother again. He’d like to tell her he’s into guys, but he can’t and he gets bogged down in his lies. When he meets Bilal, everything becomes possible. The young man, his lover and his mother free themselves of taboos to fully embrace life. In the heat of the Tunisian summer, they touch the happiness they have long aspired to.