Film

Get Reel Film Series: The Battle of Algiers

When: Thu., Sept. 27, 7-9 p.m.

'The Battle of Algiers' reconstructs the war of independence between Algerian revolutionaries and the French government between 1954 and 1957. Directed by Gillo Pontecorvo and starring Jean Martin and Saadi Yacef, the film is celebrated for its newsreel style which depicts urban guerrilla warfare. The Battle of Algiers won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival in 1966.

Price: Free