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Alfredo

Great film indeed....I read non professional actors were used...gave it an almost documentary feel to it.....realism...

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tony

new at kanopy will watch.hope new movies also listed

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Michelle

Also highly recommend reading "Fifty Years of 'The Battle of Algiers'" by Sohail Daulatzai after watching this film.

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Susan

thanks, ill add this to my reading list this year!

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Claudio

I always wanted to watch this movie, i did it today and it didn’t disappointed. The methods used by the french army still in use today in the fight against islamic radicalized groups and same on the other side. 62 years old cinema, ageing so well! so current...

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jim

That's the way it was, is and shall be.

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Alondra

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sadie

Left wing academic self flagellation porn

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Alondra

are you okay?

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Arnav

Evidently not.

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elizabeth

haha

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Sean

The father of post-colonial, grassroots post-modern filmmaking. With so much modern cinema reveling a Western political bias, The Battle of Algiers looks at the North African struggle to free themselves from European occupation through the lens of the indigenous.

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Anthony

Excellent demonstration of revolutionizing terrorism tactics that shaped modern era terrorism. I've heard the book on the Algerian Revolution is good as well.

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Shankar

Brilliant!

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Amanda

Amazing film

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Dani

Had to watch for a history course, loved it.

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Anonymous

Brutally honest.