ALGIERS- A total of 2,795 artists benefited from a financial aid as part of the support operation to the people affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, said the National Office of Copyrights and Related Rights (ONDA) in a communiqué.
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.
ANNABA- No less than 33 films from eight countries will participate in June’s edition of the Digital Portal Short Film Festival, said Tuesday the festival’s director Dalil Belkhoudir.
ALGIERS – The fictional feature film "Recognition" (Reconnaissance in French) by director Salim Hamdi was selected in the 7th "Africlap" Festival, scheduled to take place from August 23 to 30 in Toulouse, announced the film crew.
ALGIERS- A ceremony in tribute to many artists and cultural figures has been organized Monday evening in Algiers by the Ministry of Culture on the occasion of the National Day of the Artist, celebrated on June 8th.
GHARDAIA- Twelve women were awarded in Arabic and Berber writing and poem contest, dedicated to the creativity of housewives.
ALGIERS-The torture practised by colonial France in Algeria from the beginning of the occupation until the eve of independence, the policy of displacement of indigenous populations and the concentration camps are issues that aroused the interest of many researchers, historians and filmmakers, who decided to record the testimonies of mujahedeen and former prisoners sentenced to death in order to expose, in broad daylight, flagrant violations of human rights whose after-effects still persist today.
ALGIERS – Idir, icon of the Algerian Berber music died on Saturday in a Paris hospital of a long illness, announced his family on his official Facebook page.
He was 71.
ALGIERS-The High Commission for Amazighity (HCA) on Saturday announced the creation of a digital library on its website in order to “highlight its publications.”