Browse by Country - Algeria

Two Men in Town (2014)

Director: Rachid Bouchareb
Starring: Brenda Blethyn, Ellen Burstyn, Forest Whitaker, Harvey Keitel, Luis Guzman

Forest Whitaker plays a parolee, who finds Allah inside, and tries to get his life on track after 18 years. He's off to a good start with a job, a ban... Read more

Homeland (2013)

Director: Mohamed Hamidi
Starring: Tewfik Jallab, Jamel Debbouze

A.k.a. "NĂ© quelque part". 26-year-old law student Farid has lived in France his whole life. When his father falls ill and sends him to Algeria to save... Read more

Exils (2004)

Director: Tony Gatlif
Starring: Romain Duris, Lubna Azabal, Leila Makhlouf

Tony Gatlif's 'Exils', is an exuberant, free-wheeling, heartfelt journey swimming like a salmon against the traditional migrant tide of the Franco-Alg... Read more

The Battle of Algiers (1966)

Director: Gillo Pontecorvo
Starring: Jean Martin, Saadi Yacef, Brahim Haggiag

Director Gillo Pontecorvo brilliantly recreated the street riots and other events that led up to Algeria's independence from France in this astonishin... Read more