The Brother (Le Frère)

The Brother (Le Frère)

Living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, an illness that is causing him to lose the use of his body, Kaïs is awoken every morning by a different member of his family. One after the other, they share the impact of this disease on their life. But the optimism of Kaïs is a source of strength for the whole family and he finds in his passion for manga a way to escape… So at night, he dreams of being a hero of his favorite manga with his brothers, Fehd, the bodybuilder and Zaïd the ninja.

Together, they must face the Dystropher, a terrible intergalactic villain who wishes to conquer the Earth.


Jeremie Battaglia


French, Japanese
(English subtitles)

Film Details

2019, 29 min