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This edition: Daughter Of Keltoum ("La Fille de Keltoum") (2001)

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Episode Details

(2001/Algeria, 106 min., color, drama, in Arabic and French with English subtitles) Dir.: Medhi Charef. Cast: Cylia Malki, Baya Bellal, Deborah Lamy, Brahim Ben Salah.

A young woman, Rallia, raised in Switzerland, travels to an isolated and barren Berber settlement located in the rocky Atlas Mountains of Algeria. Rallia's journey is one of multi-tiered discovery in terms of her relationship to her extended family, traditional Berber culture, and her desperate need to locate her biological mother.

Discussion guest: Sally Shafto, Ibn Zohr University (Morocco).

Guest List

Sally Shafto Ibn Zohr University (Morocco)