Gillo Pontecorvo

Born: 19 November 1919, Pisa
Died: 12 October 2006, Rome

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  • The Battle of Algiers

    The Battle of Algiers

    Gillo Pontecorvo’s masterpiece about the turbulent last years of French colonial rule in Algeria, seen from the perspective of both the guerrilla revolutionaries and the French authorities.


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