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Battle of Algiers- Editing

Released in 1967 was Gillo Pontecorvo’s most important film about a new kind of battle that seemed to be the proving ground for emerging strategies in Algeria. 202 more words

Why everyone should watch 'The Battle of Algiers'

In a September 2003 article in the New York Times titled “What does the Pentagon see in ‘Battle of Algiers’?”, Michael Kaufman wrote: “challenged by terrorist tactics and guerrilla warfare in Iraq, the Pentagon held a screening of ” … “As the flier inviting guests to the Pentagon screening declared: “How to win a battle against terrorism and lose the war of ideas. 1,239 more words

The Battle of Justification

The Battle of Algiers, directed by Gillo Pontecorvo is a moving film about the Algerian War. It tells the story of the FLN and their battle for independence from France. 384 more words


Moral Gray Area and the Myths of Civilization

One of the best ways to teach a lesson is through storytelling. We see this in many children’s books and fairy tales such as the story of Pinocchio. 1,640 more words