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THEIR ALGERIA

Synopsis
After 62 years of living together, Lina’s grandparents, Aïcha and Mabrouk, have decided to separate. Together, they came from Algeria to Thiers, a small medieval town in the middle of France, over 60 years ago. Side by side, they have experienced this chaotic immigrant life. For Lina, their separation is an opportunity to question their long journey of exile and their silence.

France, 2020
French and Arabic with  Arabic and English subtitles
82 minutes
16+

Director:  Lina Soualem
Cinematography: Lina Soualem
Editing: Gladys Joujou
Sound: Rémi Durel, Julie Tribout
Music: Rémi Durel
Producer/s: Marie Balducchi (AGAT Films & Cie)

Screening Dates

Ramallah, A.M. Qattan Foundation, Saturday 06.11 20:00
Haifa, The Arab Culture Association, Thursday 04.11 20:00