Gillo Pontecorvo Essays
The Struggle Against Oppression in 'The Battle of Algiers' and Frantz Fanon's "On National Culture" College
The Battle of Algiers
When all that is reported of a political conflict is in dealings of terror -- of violence on each side -- it often becomes difficult to decipher who was right and who was wrong; all we see is red. Gillo Pontecorvo’s 1966 critically-acclaimed film...