Tag Gillo Pontecorvo

FFB 30 Day Movie Challenge- Day 5: Favorite War Film

The Battle of Algiers (1966)- Gillo Pontecorvo

If you like war films, The Battle of Algiers was shot in a terrifying “newsreel” style. That style also perfectly complements Pontecorvo’s objectivity for both sides of the war. I haven’t seen another war film as realistic or fair.

QOL: human, meaning and truth