Algeria
Algiers seeks to revive its film industry

Algiers' Salle el-Mougar cinema during the world premiere of 'Ce que le jour doit à la nuit', 7 September, 2012.
Algiers' Salle el-Mougar cinema during the world premiere of 'Ce que le jour doit à la nuit', 7 September, 2012. © Karouk Batiche/AFP
President Abdelmadjid Tebboune is hoping to see a resurgence of Algerian film production, which last enjoyed a golden age in the 1970s. But while his wish has generated support for major initiatives in cinema, the sector remains under tight surveillance. [...]
Published on 28.05.2024 at 04:40 GMT Reading time 2 minutes

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