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  1. Sebastiao Salgado

    Posted Jun 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... The Brazilian-born, Paris-based photographer's works (including Sahara, Algeria, left) document the impact of globalisation on humankind. Mon-Sat, 10am-7pm, Sun, 11am-7pm, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, 57-59 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2581 9678. Ends Jun 25 ...

  2. Of Gods and Men

    Posted Dec 09th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Based on the real-life abduction and murder of seven Christian monks in Algeria in 1996, Of Gods and Men is one of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful French films of the year. It was awarded the Jury Prize at Cannes, and has now drawn in more than three million viewers at home. More than just generating tangible dividends, the film also ...

  3. saints

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Paul Kay

    ... by an electro-luminescent corona discharge and sometimes sighted on the tips of aircraft wings and ship masts better known? Solution: 1 New Orleans 2 St George 3 Utah Saints 4 Val Kilmer 5 b) musicians 6 Algeria ...

  4. Sticking to his guns

    Posted Nov 21st 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... the demonstrators- mostly soldiers who served in the colonial army in Algeria during the period, or white settlers who lived there during the time- accused the film of 'sullying' the reputation ... young people history, by drawing their attention for two hours. They will look at the film because the actors are very famous and they can learn something about the war in Algeria. Only through ...

  5. Of Gods and Men

    Posted May 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clarence Tsui Of Gods and Men Lambert Wilson, Michael Lonsdale, Olivier Rabourdin Director: Xavier Beauvois On its release last autumn, Xavier Beauvois' film brought into focus an incident which left another indelible mark on the volatile relationship between Algeria and France. Of Gods and Men is loosely based on a real-life incident from 1996 in which seven French ...

  6. Rotterdam

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... behind his troubled past in Algeria to settle into a new life as an elementary schoolteacher in Montreal. His attempt to reinvent himself parallels his efforts to help his new charges come ...

  7. Le Petit Nicolas

    Posted Aug 05th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... mother learning to drive- a sign of women leaving the home to become independent. The 1960s would see colonial wars (fought in Algeria and then on Parisian streets) and social unrest, culminating ...

  8. Rachid Taha

    Posted Dec 26th 2004, 12:00am by Andrew Dembina

    ... Andrew Dembina Rachid Taha Tekitoi (Wrasse) Algeria's bad boy of rock-cum-avant-garde recording artist has blended his most recent French-influenced rock with his debut recording of North African folk. If that weren't enough, electric beats and the odd sampled reggae loop have been thrown into the mix, with the help of his long-time musical collaborator and producer ...

  9. Worldly wise

    Posted Aug 25th 2005, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... working with Algerian singer Safy Boutella, and over the next few years became absorbed by the music of Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia. Maghreb and Friends was recorded in 1998 with musicians from Algeria, Serbia, Austria and Italy, and colleagues from the Vietnamese project. He has since recorded Bakida, an album made in collaboration with musicians from Spain, Norway, Turkey, Sardinia, ...

  10. Coming to a cinema near you...

    Posted May 25th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... hasn't offered some pleasant surprises: Xavier Beauvois' Of Gods and Men brings to screen the tensions in Algeria that led to the real-life kidnappings of seven monks from a monastery ...




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