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China Is Still Far

La Chine est encore loin

Directed by Malek Bensmail
Algeria, France, 2009


50 years after the beginning of the war for the independence of Algeria, Malek Bensmail places his camera in the region considered the “cradle of revolution”. He explores people’s relationship with history, language and France in a modern day Algeria.

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China Is Still Far Directed by Malek Bensmail