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This edition: Rachida





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Episode Details

(2002/Algeria, 100 min., color, drama, in Arabic and French with English subtitles) Dir.: Yamina Bachir-Chouikh. Cast: Hamid Ramas, Rachida Messaouden, Abdelkader Belmokadem, Aida Kechoud. During the reign of terror in Algeria. the forces of violence and ignorance erode but don't conquer decency and enlightenment in the story of a vivacious young schoolteacher who refuses to buckle under to intimidation, despite her anguish at living under the constant threat of terror in unexpected places. Distrib.: Lee Krugman & Associates. Discussion guest: Florence Martin, Goucher College.

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Florence Martin Goucher College