"If I had to work in a factory, I would die."

I'll deal, but no factories.
09 November 2021
series [{"user_id":"1473","role":"Sound Design"},{"user_id":"1545","role":"Sound Editing"},{"user_id":"1487","role":"Illustrations"},{"user_id":"1548","role":"French Translation"}] https://inkyfada.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Lbeyessa-EP3-1.mp3 https://inkyfada.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Lbyessa_EP3_ar.srt https://inkyfada.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Lbyessa_EP3_fr-1.srt L'byessa | Épisode 3: “Si j’allais travailler dans une usine, j’en mourrais” - لْبياسة | الحلقة 3: "كان نمشي نخدم في معمل، نموت يمكن" Épisode 3: “Si j’allais travailler dans une usine, j’en mourrais” - الحلقة 3: "كان نمشي نخدم في معمل، نموت يمكن" Le deal mais pas l'usine
"نلحم إي، المهم المعمل لا "
Created by
Hamza Ouni
Sound Design
Oussema Gaidi
Sound Editing
Achref Hammami
Tayma Ben Ahmed
French Translation
Khawla Kammoun

The protagonists and their friends complain, like thousands of their fellow Tunisians, about the ridiculously thin cut of weed. 

In this third episode, they describe their views on work, particularly in factories, where they paint a grey "Modern Day" portrait of their past work experiences. 

As throughout the whole series, teasing trash talk and anecdotes are omnipresent between the friends. The one about the wardrobe, in particular, told by Gabs, is bound to make the listener either laugh or cringe.

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L’byessa is an audio account of the raw and unfiltered modern-day life of two “Zatla” dealers in a neighbourhood of the Tunisian capital.Those who tune in will follow the epic and genuine adventures of two timeless characters, dealing drugs and daydreams to their fellow citizens, in a country where people no longer dare to dream big.

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