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The Battle Of Algiers

A powerful battle cry for Marxist revolutionaries, THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS details the struggle for Algerian independence from France. The film opens in 1957, as a tortured Arab prisoner informs against Ali la Pointe (Haggiag), the last surviving member of t… (more)

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The Battle Of Algiers - Official Trailer
01:57 — A film commissioned by the Algerian government that shows the Algerian revolution from both sides. The French foreign legion has left Vietnam in defea (more…)
(Movie Clip) Opening Credits
Opening credit sequence from Gillo Pontecorvo's Battle of Algiers, 1966.
(Movie Clip) Execution
Saari (non-professional actor Yacef Saadi) witnesses an execution in a French colonial prison in this early scene from Gillo Pontecorvo's Battle of Al (more…)
(Movie Clip) General Strike
French colonial authorities launch their response to a general strike in the Casbah ghetto in 1962, in director Gillo Pontecorvo's Battle of Algiers, (more…)

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  • Review: A powerful battle cry for Marxist revolutionaries, THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS details the struggle for Algerian independence from France. The film opens in 1957, as a tortured Arab prisoner informs against Ali la Pointe (Haggiag), the last surviving member of t… (more)

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