Algeria

  • Narrative short
    7 minutes / 2017
    Director: 
    Country: Algeria
    The film talks about the War Child. This is the story of a 14 year old who lived through the beginning of the war in Syria. Where bombing destroyed his home and his whole family died. The child's love for drawing helps him keep track of the memories of the house his pen and blue hat. Displaced in the streets, he doesn’t give up his dream of painting and his paintings on the ground drawings reflect the homeland. He later becomes a refugee in another country, grows up but remains haunted by childhood memories in his dreams and his illusions and everywhere...

     

  • Narrative short
    20 minutes / 2016
    Directors: Jonathan A. MAson and Hamid Saïdji
    Country: Algeria
    A kalaiedoscopic journey through the streets of Algiers in Hocine Filali's ramshackle Taxi. With dreams of setting sail toward a better life in Italy, he'll first have to break free from the grip of this magical city and its colorful cast of characters.