Digitally RE-MASTERED IN HIGH DEFINITION from restored archive elements approved by the filmmakers, this all-time classic release of “The Battle Of Algiers” also commemorates the 50th anniversary of Algerian independence. This new HD version includes some previously unseen footage, making this the most complete edition ever anywhere.
The Battle of Algiers tells the story of the life-and-death struggle between the French colonial government of Algeria and the Algerian Liberation Front.
The Battle of Algiers (1966) Directed by Gillo Pontecorvo (Italian) French / Arabic - 120 minutes One of the all time great films. Documentary style, the film focuses on the early years of the Algerian War of Independence.
"The Battle of Algiers (1966)" "In the 1950s, fear and violence escalate as the people of Algiers fight for independence from the French government." Reviewing interviews via "Voices of the Middle East & North Africa 01.04.17" https://kpfa.org/episode/voices-of-the-middle-east-and-north-africa-january-4-2017/