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Belkacem Hadjadj

Machaho

Edition 1995
90' - 1995 - Drama, Comedy - Dialogue: Berber
Director: Belkacem Hadjadj Composer: Idir With: Said Amrane, Salem Aït-Ali-Belkacem, Meriem Babes
Arezki, a farmer comes across a dying young man and nurses him back to life. During his convalescence, Lahri, the young man, begins a relationship with the farmer's daughter. When Arezki discovers that his daughter is pregnant he feels humiliated and swears revenge. He sets off immediately to find the young stranger. In the meantime, Larbi returns to the farm and accepts the responsibility for the family while its leader is absent.
Arezki searches far and wide, encountering numerous obstacles which try his physical and mental stamina. But his search is unsuccessful. Unable to find Larbi and avenge his honour, Arezki returns to his village ...

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Credits

Director

Belkacem Hadjadj

Composer

Idir

With

Said Amrane, Salem Aït-Ali-Belkacem, Meriem Babes

Scenario

Belkacem Hadjadj

Director of Photography

George Lechaptois

Editor

Diane Logan

Producer

Djafar Djaafari

More information

Dialogue

Berber

Countries of production

Algeria, France

Year

1995

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