Rai Story / Sheikha Rimitti

  • Release Date: 2004
  • Type: Documentary
  • Run time: 58 Minutes
  • Directed by: Amine Rachedi, Madeleine Verschaffelt
  • Produced by: Misr International Films, Ognon Pictures, Zentropa, Les Fils Chafic Fathallah
  • Editing: Sami Amine Rachedi
  • Subtitles: English, French
  • Producers: Gabriel Khoury, Marianne Khoury, Humbert Balsan
  • Director Of Photography: Mustapha Benmihoub
  • Mixing: Brouno Hobert
  • Production Manager: Ahmed Zerrari
  • Scenario: Armando Haddad, Kozhaya Rostom

When life speaks out, there are always people who harken to its voice. An artist who cannot be dissociated from Rai, the septuagenarian Rimittiā€™s life is closely interwoven with this music. With a career spanning half a century, she undoubtedly continues to be the most prolific and above all the most creative to contribute to this genre. Recounting her story, one truly sees a life that reflects the story of Rai.