Film Famous Movies From Algeria

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List of popular movies from Algeria, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Algeria are included. This list of famous films made in Algeria includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Algeria should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Algeria is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

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Jean-Louis Trintignant, Yves Montand, Jacques Perrin
Z is a 1969 Algerian French language political thriller directed by Costa-Gavras, with a screenplay by Gavras and Jorge Semprún, based on the 1966 novel of the same name by Vassilis ...more

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Al Asfour Mahmoud el-Meliguy, Salah Mansour
Al Asfour is a 1972 film.

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Gérard Depardieu, Vincent Cassel, Ludivine Sagnier
Mesrine: A Film in Two Parts: Part Two is a 2008 crime fiction film written by Abdel Raouf Dafri, Jean-François Richet and directed by Jean-François Richet.

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Jean Martin, Saadi Yacef, Gene Wesson
The Battle of Algiers is a 1966 film based on occurrences against the French government in North Africa, the most prominent being the titular Battle of Algiers. An Italo-Algerian production, it ...more

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Mélanie Laurent, Jamel Debbouze, Roschdy Zem
Days of Glory is a 2006 French film directed by Rachid Bouchareb. The cast includes Sami Bouajila, Jamel Debbouze, Samy Naceri, Roschdy Zem, Mélanie Laurent and Bernard Blancan. The film ...more

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Algérie, histoires à ne pas dire
Algérie, histoires à ne pas dire is a 2007 documentary film.

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Marcello Mastroianni, Anna Karina, Bernard Blier
The Stranger is a 1967 film by Italian film director Luchino Visconti, based on Albert Camus' novel L'Étranger, with Marcello Mastroianni.

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Ask Your Shadow
Ask Your Shadow is a 2012 documentary biographical film directed by Lamine Ammar-Khodja.

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Marie-France Pisier, Amina Annabi, Zinedine Soualem
Inch'Allah Dimanche is a 2001 French/Algerian movie by Yamina Benguigui about the life of an Algerian immigrant woman in France. Though this is Beguigui's first feature-length fiction film it is ...more

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Jamel Debbouze, Roschdy Zem, Samir Guesmi
Outside the Law is a 2010 drama film directed by Rachid Bouchareb, starring Jamel Debbouze, Roschdy Zem and Sami Bouajila. The story takes place between 1945 and 1962, and focuses on the lives ...more

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Brenda Blethyn, Roschdy Zem, Sotigui Kouyaté
London River is a 2009 British drama film, written and produced by Franco-Algerian film director Rachid Bouchareb. Starring Brenda Blethyn and Sotigui Kouyaté, it centres on the journey ...more

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Sidiki Bakaba, Camara Med Dansogho, Jean-Daniel Simon
Camp Thiaroye is a 1988 drama film written and directed by Ousmane Sembene and Thierno Faty Sow.

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Kader Affak, Fethi Ghares, Ahmed Benaissa
Roma wa la n’touma is a 2006 drama film written and directed by Tariq Teguia.

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C'est dimanche! Simon Abkarian, Yves Verhoeven, Yann Collette
C'est dimanche! is a 2008 film.

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Pierre-Loup Rajot, Cheik Doukouré, Nozha Khouadra
Cheb is a 1991 film written by Rachid Bouchareb, Christian Zerbib and Abdelkrim Bahloul and directed by Rachid Bouchareb.

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Lubna Azabal, Biyouna, Serge Avedikian
Viva Laldjerie is a 2004 drama film directed by Nadir Moknèche.

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Francesco De Rosa, Marc Berman, Étienne Guichard
Le bal is a 1983 Italian-Franco-Algerian film without dialogue directed by Ettore Scola that represents a fifty-year story of French society by way of a ballroom in France.

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Boualem Benani, Aziz Degga, Rabah Leghaa
Omar Gatlato is a 1976 Algerian drama film directed by Merzak Allouache. It was entered into the 10th Moscow International Film Festival where it won the Silver Prize.

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Daniel Guyant, Osman Kassim, Gilles Chitlaphone
Poussières de vie is a 1995 French drama film directed by Rachid Bouchareb. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film as an Algerian submission.

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Hiam Abbass, Roschdy Zem, Mustapha Adouani
Living in Paradise is a 1998 film directed by Bourlem Guerdjou.

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Dans le silence, je sens rouler la terre
Dans le silence, je sens rouler la terre is a 2010 documentary film.

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Nadia Kaci, Mourad Khen, Michel Such
Bab El-Oued City is a 1994 Algerian drama film directed by Merzak Allouache. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1994 Cannes Film Festival, where it won the FIPRESCI Award.

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Ramparts of Clay Leila Shenna, Kricheche
Ramparts of Clay, is a 1971 French drama film directed by Jean-Louis Bertucelli. The film stars Leila Shenna, as well as the villagers of the Algerian village of Tehouda. The film was selected ...more

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Farid Shawqi, Mohamed Henedi, Naglaa Fathi
Alexandria... Why? is a 1979 Egyptian drama film directed by Youssef Chahine. It was entered into the 29th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear - Special Jury Priz. ...more

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Sandstorm is a 1982 Algerian drama film directed by Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina. It was entered into the 1982 Cannes Film Festival. The film was also selected as the Algerian entry for the Best ...more