Ask Your Shadow

Direction
Year
2012
Country
  • Algeria
Runtime
82min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

In ASK YOUR SHADOW, the camera does more than film; it documents a diary of one’s homecoming. The film starts on 6 January 2011 when Algeria witnesses riots. After nine years, when the director Lamine Ammar Khodja returns to Algeria, he is forced to address his place and role in the country. As the train starts to move, his existential questions mix with the country’s political events that blow up in the region.

Details

  • Original Title
    Demande À Ton Ombre
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Lamine Ammar Khodja
  • Cinematography
    Lamine Ammar Khodja
  • Editing
    Lamine Ammar Khodja
  • Runtime
    82 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2012
  • Country
    • Algeria
  • Production
      • Marie Odile Gazin

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