About the film
Release Date: June 05, 1991
|Producers||:||Rachid Bouchareb, Jean Bréhat|
|Writers||:||Rachid Bouchareb, Abdelkrim Bahloul, Christian Zerbib|
Merwan, a 19-year-old beur, has been expelled from France and forced to return to Algeria, the country where he was born but where he is now an alien to the language and customs. His fellow nationals confiscate his passport and send him to the army; in the stuffy atmosphere of desert military barracks, his fellow Algerians mercilessly remind him of his foreignness...