The Battle of Algiers
Dir. Gillo Pontecorvo (1966).
This late ‘60s text on Third World liberation, urban guerrilla warfare, and the correct language for revolutionary communiqués, retains a surprising amount of cinematic zing as the neo-realist equivalent of Battleship Potemkin.
Tue., Nov. 8, 9:15 p.m., 2011
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