5 December 2012

Algeria: Algiers Hosts Activist Film Festival

A festival dedicated to activist cinema opens Thursday in Algeria, APS reported on Wednesday (December 5th).

The 2nd International Film Festival of Algiers (FICA) will be marked by the presence of Greek-French director Constantin Costa-Gavras, Michel Kheleifi of Palestine and other world-famous filmmakers.

Some 20 films from 14 countries will be screened at the one-week event.

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