Dennis A. Amith

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The One about Gilio Pontecorvo’s “The Battle of Algiers”

It was 1966 when the film “The Battle of Algiers” (La battaglia di Algeri) was released to the masses.  A war film about the war in Algiers covering what took place between November 1954 through December 1960, during the Algerian War of Independence and director Gillo Pontecorvo covered both sides between the Muslim Algerians fighting for Independence and the French who were fighting against terrorism.  The film is regarded as an important classic and is […]