Khyam Allami composes the original music for Leyla Bouzid’s debut feature film premiering at the 72nd Venice International Film Festival and the 40th Toronto International Film Festival in September 2015

APJOLY_5The debut feature film by Tunisian director Leyla BouzidAs I Open My Eyes (À peine j’ouvre les yeux / على حلّة عيني) –  has been officially selected to receive its world premier at this year’s Venice Days as part of the 72nd Venice International Film Festival (2 – 12 September) and its North American premier at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival (10 – 20 September).

The film features original music by Iraqi multi-instrumentalist and composer Khyam Allami, whose contribution also marks his debut feature length film soundtrack.

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