Honor of the Tribe (The)

  • Honneur de la tribu (L')
Genre : Comedy
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 1993
Format : Feature
Running time : 90 (in minutes)

Comedy-drama set in a remote Algerian village over a 25 year period. Algeria is fighting a war of liberation against France. Two orphans, Omar and Ourida, are involved in an incestuous relationship. During the conflict, Omar leaves the village and Ourida dies in childbirth. When the war ends, Omar returns with a Russian wife and is appointed mayor of the village. Director ZEMMOURI, Mahmoud Producer PHILLIPPOT, Claude Script ZEMMOURI, Mahmoud Author of the Original Work MIMOUNI, Rachid Photography BELMIHOUB, Mustapha Editor GAILLARD, Jacques Music SÉNIA, Jean-Marie Production Companies * BFK Productions * Canal+ * Fennec Productions * Neuf de Coeur Avec le soutien de * Centre National de la Cinématographie (CNC) * Ecrans du Sud * Ministre de la Culture et de l'Éducation Nationale * Procirep Distributors * Neuf de Coeur


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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