DUBAI- Algerian feature films “Les bienheureux” (The Blessed) by Sofia Djama and "Jusqu'à la fin des temps" (Till the End of Time) by Yasmine Chouikh will take part in the official competition of the 14th Dubai International Film Festival, scheduled from 6 to 13 December in the United Arab Emirates, said the event’s organizers.

Painter Choukri Mesli passes away at 86

Monday, 13 November 2017 16:39
ALGIERS- Painter Choukri Mesli, one of the founders of modern painting in Algeria, died Monday in a hospital in Paris at the age of 86, said the Ministry of Culture.
BECHAR (Algeria)- Minister of Culture Azzeddine Mihoubi said Sunday the "State is the guarantor for the protection and preservation of the country's tangible and intangible heritage."
TUNIS- Algerian director Karim Moussaoui's feature film "En attendant les hirondelles" (Waiting for swallows) won the "Best Editing Award" at the 28th Carthage Film Festival (Jcc), the Tunisian press agency reported on Sunday.
ALGIERS- The Mask of Gorgon, a rare archaeological piece, is being temporarily exhibited at the National Museum of Antiquities, pending the construction of a new museum in Annaba (600-km east of Algiers), where he will be transferred, said Thursday in Algiers Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi.
ALGIERS – The 22nd International Book Fair of Algiers wrapped up Sunday in the Exhibition Centre in Algiers.
ALGIERS- Algerian actor, scriptwriter and film director Mahmoud Zemmouri died Satruday in a hospital in Paris, France, the president of Lumieres Association, Amar Rabia told APS.
BRUSSELS- A Belgian-Algerian cultural week kicked off Friday in the commune of Saint-Josse-ten-Noode in Brussels, to mark to the 63rd anniversary of the outbreak of the National Liberation War (1 November 1954).
 ALGIERS-An international colloquium on the life and work of the Algerian writer, anthropologist and linguist Mouloud Mammeri opened Friday in Algiers in the presence of 30 more than 30 Algerian and foreign researchers.
 ALGIERS- Algerian novelists Mohamed Lamine Benrabie and Belkacem Merzouchen won Tuesday Tahar Ouettar Award for Arabic Novel.