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Documentary: Return To Algiers (Pontecorvo, 1992 - 58 mins)

Monday, February 22, 2016
6:00pm – 7:30pm

Storrs Campus
Homer Babbidge Library, Video Theater 2

Directed by Gillo Pontecorvo in 1992, 30 years after the Algerian struggle for independence from France, this 58-minute documentary was shot upon his return to the city and locations where his anticolonial masterpiece “The Battle of Algiers” was filmed in the mid 1960s.

Contact:

Philip Balma, 6-3313, philip.balma@uconn.edu

Literatures, Cultures and Languages (primary), Africana Studies Institute, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Human Rights Institute, Humanities Institute, UConn Master Calendar

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