“The Battle of Algiers” quotes

(1966)
Movie The Battle of Algiers
Title The Battle of Algiers
Original title La battaglia di Algeri
Year 1966
Director Gillo Pontecorvo
Genre Drama, War
Plot – Alì La Pointe, a former convict until 1954, decides to take part in the anti-colonial movement and, three years later, he is at the head of the National Liberation Front. In 1957, France sends the paratroopers units led by Colonel Mathieu to demolish the Resistance and they end up killing Alì. After the death of its leader, the resistance movement seems to be over, but in December 1960 the liberation starts over and Algeria will gain independence two years later.
All actors – Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi, Brahim Hadjadj, Tommaso Neri, Samia Kerbash, Ugo Paletti, Fusia El Kader, Franco Moruzzi, Mohamed Ben Kassen, , Rouïched, Gene Wesson
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