ORAN - Algerian Karim Moussaoui's movie "En attendant les hirondelles" (Waiting for the Swallows) won the "Wihr d'or" (Golden Wihr), the grand prize of the Arab Film Festival of Oran, which 10th edition ended on Monday evening at a ceremony held at Hasni-Chakroune Theater in Oran.
ORAN- Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi paid tribute to late artist Houari Aouinet who was buried Saturday afternoon at Ain Beida cemetery, insisting on the man’s modesty and simplicity.
ORAN- Algerian singer Houari Aouinet died Friday evening in Oran at the age of 70 following a lengthy illness.
ALGIERS- An exhibition of archaeological pieces discovered during the excavations at Martyr Square, and retracing two millennia of the history of Algiers city is open to the public until October 30 at the National Museum of Antiquities in Algiers.
FAMECK (France) -Algeria will participate as a guest of honour at the 28th Arab Film Festival in Fameck (north-eastern France), scheduled from 4 to 16 October, announced the festival's website.
MOSTAGANEM- The 10th International Arab Film Festival of Oran (FIOFA) kicked off Tuesday evening at the regional theatre Abdelkader Alloula.
ALGIERS- The documentary short film "Nwelli" (I will be back), the first film of director Amine Kabbes, has been shortlisted in the official competition of the 7th "LatinArab" Film Festival of Buenos Aires, planned in the Argentinian capital of from 4 - 13 September 2017, the film team said.
ALGIERS – A show mixing the festive aspect of Moroccan Gnawa music and the depth of Sahara desert Blues was given Sunday in Algiers by Tuareg band "Tikoubaouine" and Moroccan showman Mehdi Nassouli.
SETIF – The audience of the 13th Arab Song Festival of Djemila has been treated Saturday evening to a show brilliantly given by Tunisian star Saber Rebai.
ALGIERS- Algeria will be in the spotlight of the 2nd biennal of the Photographers of the Contemporary Arab World, which is taking place from 13 September to 12 November 2017 in Paris, announced organizers.