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Mohammed Chouikh

El-Kalaa (The Citadel)

96' - 1988 - Drama - Dialogue: Arabic
Director: Mohammed Chouikh Composer: Jawad Fasla With: Djillali Ain-Tedeles, Khaled Barkat, Fettouma Ousliha, Momo, Fatima Belhadj, Boumedienne Sirat
In a small village in rural Algeria, the “village idiot” is madly in love with a married woman. His voyeurism and antics bring shame on his father, who guarantees that his son will be married that same day, or his four wives will be repudiated.

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Credits

Director

Mohammed Chouikh

Composer

Jawad Fasla

With

Djillali Ain-Tedeles, Khaled Barkat, Fettouma Ousliha, Momo, Fatima Belhadj, Boumedienne Sirat

Scenario

Mohamed Chouikh

Director of Photography

Allel Yahiauoi

Editor

Yamina Chouikh

More information

Dialogue

Arabic

Countries of production

Algeria

Year

1988

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