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      Barakat!

      2006 1h 36m Drama List
      Reviews 73% Audience Score 100+ Ratings In the midst of the Algerian Civil War, Dr. Amel (Rachida Brakni) is horrified when her husband, an outspoken journalist, disappears without a trace. When the authorities refuse to consider foul play, Amel appeals for help to her neighbor Khadidja (Fettouma Bouamari), an embittered middle-aged woman and former Algerian revolutionary. As the two women set out into the treacherous countryside to search for the missing man, they struggle to bridge the generation gap between them. Read More Read Less

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      Audience Member una pelicula argelina con una trama medio dificil, pero si no traes sueno podras verla completa. Rated 3 out of 5 stars 01/26/23 Full Review Audience Member ... part of the 25th SG French Film Fest 2009. I particularly enjoyed the interaction of the two women with the old man from the mountains... Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/04/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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      Synopsis In the midst of the Algerian Civil War, Dr. Amel (Rachida Brakni) is horrified when her husband, an outspoken journalist, disappears without a trace. When the authorities refuse to consider foul play, Amel appeals for help to her neighbor Khadidja (Fettouma Bouamari), an embittered middle-aged woman and former Algerian revolutionary. As the two women set out into the treacherous countryside to search for the missing man, they struggle to bridge the generation gap between them.
      Director
      Djamila Sahraoui
      Producer
      Richard Copans
      Screenwriter
      Djamila Sahraoui, Cécile Vargaftig
      Production Co
      Les Films d'ici, Nomadis Images
      Genre
      Drama
      Original Language
      Arabic
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Jan 13, 2017
      Runtime
      1h 36m
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