Browse by Country - Algeria

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

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

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

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