The Emir who defied the French armies from 1832 to 1847
Biopic documentary about the Emir Abd El-Kader, who lives on through historical perspectives and political and spiritual implications for many countries, particularly Algeria and France. This story is presented as a narrated tale, illustrated by numerous archive photos, and complemented by animated sequences and testimonials. The soundtrack was written by Mehdi Haddab, the well-known electric oud player, who reinterprets traditional Arab musical styles with a modern twist.
Audrey Brasseur, Salem Brahimi
Agence Algérienne pour le Rayonnement Culturel (AARC) avec le soutien du Ministère de la Culture – FDATIC et de Tlemcen, Capitale de la Culture Islamique 2011
Battam Films, Wamip Films