Avoir 20 ans dans les Aurès

TitleAvoir 20 ans dans les Aurès
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1972
AuthorsVautier, René
EditionDigitally remastered re-release October 2012
Running Time97 minutes
Date Released05/1972
DistributorFramo Diffusion
CountryFrance
MediumColor film
Publication Languagefrench
Abstract

Based on interviews with veterans of the Algerian War of Independence, this film explores how war reshapes identity. At a deserter camp, Lt. Perrin transforms a unit of Breton pacifists into killers. Only one man resists. 

Cast

Philippe Léotard

Alexandre Arcady

Hamid Djellouli

Jacques Canselier

Jean-Michel Ribes

Alain Scoff

Jean-Jacques Moreau

Michel Elias

Yves Branellec

Credits

Produced by Unité de production cinématographie Bretagn

Director and Written by René Vautier

Cinematography by Pierre Clément and Daniel Turban

Edited by Nedjma Scialom 

Music by Yves Branellec and Pierre Tisserand

Genre

Drama

Translated TitleTo Be Twenty in the Aures
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Censored upon its release in 1972.

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