Showing 1 - 6 of 6 titles with a criteria of Subject is North Africa
Documents one woman's fight to have her sham marriage recognized and her daughter legitimized by the Moroccan judicial system.
Icarus Films | 2014 | 83 minutes
CAMERA/WOMAN, shot in vérité style, follows Khadija, a divorced Moroccan woman on the job as a wedding videographer, at home, and with friends, unveiling the issues that confront working-class Muslim women in societies in the midst of change.
Women Make Movies | 2013 | 59 minutes
The story of the only woman cab driver in the Algerian city of Sidi Bel-Abbès.
Icarus Films | 2001 | 52 minutes
With vitality and humor, HAMADA is the unusual portrait of a group of young friends living in a refugee camp in the stony Saharan desert.
Deckert Distribution | 2018 | 90 minutes
The director returns to Algeria with her father to learn about how his village was destroyed during the Algerian War of Independence (1954–1962) and his family relocated by force.
Icarus Films | 2020 | 71 minutes
The little-known history of Spain's bloody colonial ambitions in North Africa, and how they became a prelude to the Spanish Civil War.
Icarus Films | 2009 | 90 minutes