ALGIER-BEYROUTH SO FAR SO NEAR

Synopsis

Laurence, a great reporter for a Parisian newspaper, meets Rachid, an Algerian journalist, in Beirut during the hardest period of the war. She will discover Rachid’s terrible secret as a victim of Algerian Integrist. Merzak Allouache made this film in memory of his friend, a writer and journalist, who has been killed in Alger.

  • Support location

    Super 16 mm
  • Author

    Merzak ALLOUACHE
  • Distributor

    France Télévision Distribution
  • Cast

    Cast: Fabienne BABE, Georges CORRAFACE Original Score : René-Marc BINI Editions CINETEVE