Algerian Film Week, London – 11 to 14 July 2022

On the occasion of the 60th Anniversary of Algeria’s Independence Day, the Embassy of Algeria in London is organising the Algerian Film Week from 11 to 14 July 2022, at the Embassy, at 1-3 Riding House Street, Marylebone, London, W1W 7DR.

Four Algerian feature films will be screened during the week:

– Héliopolis, 116mn, Director Djaafar Gacem, 2021. 
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– Le Puits (The Well), 96mn, Director Lotfi Bouchouchi, 2016. 
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Le Puits, (The Well), 96mn, Director Lotfi BouchouchiIn the late 1950s, during the period of the French occupation, in one of the Algerian villages, the French army …

– Opération Maillot (Operation Maillot), 120mn, Director Okacha Touita, 2016. 
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Opération Maillot, 120mn, Director Okacha TouitaMilitant journey of Henri Maillot who deserted from the French army in 1956 to join the Algerian maquis and par…

– Nous n’étions pas des héros (We were not heroes), 115mn, Director Nasreddine Guenifi, 2017. 
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Nous n’étions pas des héros, 115mn, Director Nasreddine GuenifiA true story of Abdelhamid Benzine, who was transferred, with 60 other prisoners, from the Lambèse prison to the…

The films are in the original language with English subtitles.
The screening starts every day at 6pm from 11 to 14 July.

Please note that the seats are limited and are on a first-come first-served basis.