Film screening: The Battle of Algiers (La Battaglia di Algeri)
The story of the life-and-death struggle between the French colonial government and the Algerian Liberation Front. This powerful film - shot in a gritty documentary style - is one of the most influential movies of all time, depicting the brutal acts of both sides.
Join us! UCL film academic, Dr Cristina Massaccesi (https://bit.ly/2RRxLYj), introduces the film and there'll be tea, coffee, biscuits and cake - feel free to bring something. Venue is wheelchair-accessible.
_ Italy, Algeria | 1966 | 120 mins | Cert.: 15 | Director: Gillo Pontecorvo | Cast: Jean Martin, Saadi Yacef, Brahim Haggiag, Tommaso Neri, Samia Kerbash | Arabic and French with English subtitles.
Draper Hall, London
on Friday 15 February 2019
Doors Open at 6:30PM
From 7:00PM to 9:30PM
Ticket Price: £7.00*
|*booking fee applies|