Battle of Algiers
Battle of Algiers
Author name:  Gille Pontecorvo
Version: Lebanon
Action:  Banned
Censoring Entity:  General Security
Censoring Reason:  Politics

A film commissioned by the Algerian government that shows the Algerian revolution from both sides. A look at war as a nasty thing that harms and sullies everyone who participates in it.

This DVD's import was unauthorized by General Security at one point in time (source: DVD shops). Censorship is THAT arbitrary that most of the time these banned DVDs were authorized in movie theaters or on TV. Please refer to the 'information' section of the website