The Battle of Algiers: A Film Within History

The Battle of Algiers: A Film Within History

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In 1965, three years after independence from Algeria, Gillo Pontecorvo began filming an ambitious film reconstructing the Battle of Algiers that depicts the struggle between Algiers paratroopers General Massu and the FLN networks.
Starring Yacine Boushaki, Nour Eddine Brahimi, Hocine Zehouane
Director Malek Bensmaïl