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Document author(s):
Nancy Dowd
Document source:
University of California Press Journals Division. Film Quarterly
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Film country(ies):
Algeria, Italy, and United States
Film language(s):
Arabic, English, French, and Italian
Film production company:
Casbah and Igor Films
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Documentary, Feature, Historical, Social problem, and War
Film subject(s):
  • Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 -- Drama
  • Correctional institutions -- Massachusetts -- Bridgewater
  • Correctional personnel -- Massachusetts -- Bridgewater
  • Dangerously mentally ill -- Institutional care -- Massachusetts -- Bridgewater
  • Massachusetts Correctional Institution, Bridgewater
  • Mentally ill offenders -- Institutional care -- Massachusetts -- Bridgewater
  • Prisons -- Songs and music
  • Psychiatric hospitals -- Massachusetts -- Bridgewater
  • Resistance movements, War -- Drama
  • Terrorism -- Algeria -- Drama
  • Torture -- Algeria -- Drama
  • Violent offenders -- Institutional care -- Massachusetts -- Bridgewater
  • Yacef, Saadi, 1928- . Souvenirs de la bataille d'Alger -- Film and video adaptations

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