The Battle of Algiers (1966)

La battaglia di Algeri (1966)
Director: Gillo Pontecorvo
Language: French, Italian
Country: Italy, Algeria

The Battle of Algiers (1966)

The Battle of Algiers (1966)

The Revolt that Stirred the World!

The Battle of Algiers reconstructs the events that occurred in the capital city of French Algeria between November 1954 and December 1957, during the Algerian War of Independence.

The Battle of Algiers Photo Gallery

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Awards

BAFTA Awards – UN Award
Kinema Junpo Awards – Best Foreign Language Film
Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion

In 2010, the film was ranked #6 in Empire magazines “The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema”

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Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Ladri di biciclette (1948)
Director: Vittorio De Sica
Language: Italian
Country: Italy

Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Watch the Boy

A man and his son search for a stolen bicycle vital for his job.

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Awards

Academy Awards – Most Outstanding Foreign Language Film
Golden Globes – Best Foreign Film
Bucharest Film Festival – Golden Wolf for Best Film
New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Foreign Language Film
BAFTA – Best Film
Bodil Awards – Best European Film
Cinema Writers Circle Awards – Best Foreign Language Film

Bicycle Thieves Trailer