BECHAR (Algeria)-Sixteen works by young filmmakers will compete at the fifth National Short Film Days (JCMB), scheduled from 2 to 5 November at Kadi Mohamed House of Culture in Bechar, said the event's organizers.
ALGIERS- Musicians from Germany, Tunisia and Syria enthralled the large audience at Boualem-Bessaih Opera of Algiers, on Wednesday, by their performances at the 11th International Cultural Festival of Symphonic Music, to wrap up Thursday.
DOHA-Algerian novelists Habib Sayah, Nasser Salmi and Mouna Serifak were awarded the Katara Prize for Arabic Novel, in its fifth edition, during a ceremony organized Tuesday in Doha in the presence of several Arab novelists, reviewers and academics.
ALGIERS- The 11th International Cultural Festival of Symphonic Music, opened Saturday in Algiers featuring the Symphonic Orchestra of Algiers Opera, under the direction of Lotfi Saidi, and featuring Swiss-Cuban singer Ana Hasler, Algerian Imad Eddine Eddouh, and Ranime choir conducted by Wieme Benamar Hammouda.
ALGIERS- Fiction feature films "Abu Leila," by Amine Sidi Boumediene, and "143 Desert Street," by Hassan Ferhani, have been shortlisted along with about ten productions to compete in the 34th Entrevues Belfort Film Festival, in France, in November 18-25, the event's organizers said.