ALGIERS- Minister of Culture and Arts, Malika Bendouda, chaired Wednesday the installation ceremony of the committee responsible for evaluating the works of candidates to the "Ali Maachi Prize," said the Ministry of Culture in a statement.
ANNABA-The short movie Djaziret Leila (Leila’s Island), directed by Moroccan Mustapha Chaâbi, won the “Golden Portal” prize of the June session of the Virtual International Festival of Short Film, announced Thursday the festival’s Communication Officer Selmane Farès.
ALGIERS- Filmmakers Malek Bensmail and Salem Brahimi are invited to join the list of 810 new members of the Academy Awards (the Oscars) which opened to other nationalities, said the organization’s managers.
ALGIERS- The "Long list" of authors selected to participate in the seventh edition of the Mohamed-Dib Literary Prize has been unveiled by the Literary Prize Council. It includes 23 Arab, Amazigh and French speaking authors, announced the association "La grande Maison "on its Facebook page.
ALGIERS- A vibrant tribute was paid to German painter, Bettina Heinen Ayach, who died on June 7 at the age of 82, by Algerian ambassador in Berlin, Nor-Eddine Aouam, who greeted the memory of an artist "whose work mirrors the fusional link she has forged with Algeria and its people".
ALGIERS- Secretary of State for Cultural Production Salim Dada took part Friday in the virtual seminar “Music in Resilience” organized by the Maghreb Office of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as part of the program “ResiliArt” on the situation of the artists in times of crisis and health and security lockdown.