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SHOWING RESULTS | FILMS FROM ALGERIA
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ALGERIA, UNSPOKEN STORIES

  • Release Year: 2007
  • Runtime: 160 minutes
  • Directed By: Jean-Pierre Lledo
  • Country: France and Algeria
Unearthing buried memories of Algeria’s war of independence, this bold revision of official history feels like the embrace of a lost kin. Its challenge to nationalism built on ethnicity and religion has resulted in its continued failure to receive the license that would allow Algerians to see it. | Read More
Documentary
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EL GUSTO

A rhythmic cocktail of European and Arabic traditions, chaabi music was the heart and soul of cosmopolitan Algiers in the 1940s, but the war of independence with France tore apart the peaceful Muslim and Jewish communities that came together to play this unique music. A group of over-the-hill but still fiery musicians reunites after five decades apart in this spirited, gorgeously shot documentary about music's power to transcend cultural boundaries. | Read More
Documentary and Music
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MASQUERADES

  • Release Year: 2008
  • Runtime: 90 minutes
  • Directed By: Lyes Salem
  • Country: France and Algeria
Mounir desperately puts on some big-shot swagger for his small Algerian village by spinning a fantastical fib that involves his narcoleptic sister Rym's engagement to a European business mogul. As things unravel into a tangled mess of jealousy and irrepressible desire, surprising alliances form that fundamentally shift the way of life for his entire community. | Read More
Drama and Comedy
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