Official Selection: SWIFF 2022

Youcef Debbihi

Youcef Debbihi


Born in 1995 in Batna in Algeria, to an Algerian mother and father, he was raised in a family of Artists. After a baccalaureate in letters and philosophy in 2015, he entered the law school of Batna in Algeria, then he created his own production company "One Studios DZ" he studied film studies and arts for three years at the University of Batna 1. Alternating professional life and studies, he directed and acted in many theatrical plays, then he obtained his director's diploma. He has made several short films. He has always been pushed by the passion for telling stories where human relationships are honored. He explores different narrative forms and different film genres like drama, tragedy, stories inspired by philosophy and reality.

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