Viva Laldjerie

DVD - unabridged
Video (1 disc)
Product Number: DU024
Released: Dec 16, 2004
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781428140554
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The heart of Algiers, the Winter of 2003. Three women: a mother, her daughter and a prostitute have been living in a hotel in the centre of town amid creeping fundamentalism. Goucem, the daughter, has chosen a modern, emancipated life for herself by working for a photographer and spending steamy weekends in nightclubs. Fifi, her faithful friend, prostitutes herself under the thumb of a local protector. Papicha, the mother, eats pizzas in front of the television, torn between fear and nostalgia. Director Nadir Nadir MoknEche, known in Europe as the "Algerian Almodovar," weaves a richly drawn portrait of women exiled in their own country.

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Product Number DV024
Released: Dec 16, 2004
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ISBN: #9781419333842

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