Born in Fes, Abdelilah Eljaouhary showed his interest in cinema as a film buff in the cinema of Fes “Eisenstein and Reggab”. But he quickly got into the habit of expressing his opinion on films viewed as a critic. He is one of the few critics specialized in Indian and Arab cinemas. Subsequently, he decided to join the world of the realization, and it will be with the short film “water and blood” which won the Poulin d’Or prize at the Fespaco Festival of Ouagadougou in 2015, ” The dancer ” and the short film ” Clics and déclics “. Regarding his film “Raja Bent El Mellah”, he was able to win seventeen awards in several national and international festivals.
“Hala Madrid Visca Barça” is his second feature, after “Whol of the Soul” 2018; he was able to win many awards in several national and international festivals.