Hamid Benamra

Hamid Benamra
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Film director, Photographer, Poet
Column : Cinema/tv, Photo, Poetry / story telling



1981-89

Hamid Benamra had already made 6 narrative films screened in the Cinematheques all over Algeria, in Bruxelles and in the Fespaco.


1982

Mouny Berrah dedicated him two pages in Les 2 écrans #50 and compared him to Godard.


2012

Pieces of lives, pieces of dreams

Best Documentary (11th Panafrican Film Festival - Cannes 2014)

Audience Choice (JCA - Algiers 2012).

Taught in 2 universities in Tunisia.


2016

two feature films :


Reveries of the Solitary Actor

In The Book of Cinema #9, Critic Mohammed Rouda gives 5 stars to the film with only 2 others.

 

Hizam

World premiered at the 38th Cairo International Film Festival.

An Algerian male eye on femininity and dancing.

 


Born in 1964 in Hussein-Dey, he had studied philosophy in Algiers before a French grant sent him to ESEC. Then he attended Marc Ferro's History & Cinema classes at EHESS.

Hamid Benamra is also 4th Dan Karate Shotokan.

Organizations

1 files

Partners

  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • PACIFIC ARTS ALLIANCE
  • FURTHER ARTS
  • 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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