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Yacef Saadi in The Battle of Algiers

The Battle of Algiers

1966 UR

Shot in the streets of Algiers in documentary style, this film vividly re-creates the tumultuous Algerian uprising against the occupying French in 1957. The violence soon escalates on both sides in this war drama that remains relevant.