He was born in Tunisia. He studied theater in Tunis and in Paris; he also studied at the Jacques Lecoq Mouvement Théâtre. He headed the Théâtre de Sfax company. He was a director and an actor in theater, a screenwriter and a director in cinema. He was a coordonator for the National cinema center program School and cinema, the second century children. His short film El Mokhtar was shown in many international festivals. Fatma is his first feature film.