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.
SETIF-The 13th edition of the Arab Festival of Djemila opened Thursday evening at the ancient site of Cuicul (50 km east of Setif) with the rhythms of Sraoui music and Syrian melodies that wowed the audience.
ALGIERS-The quartet "Afrocubano," led by jazzman Omar Sosa, on Thursday evening opened the 9th International Diwan Music Festival with a jazz concert marked by African and Cuban influences.
ORAN- Late Baloui Houari, died Wednesday morning at the age of 91, was laid to rest after al-Asr prayer at the cemetery of Ain El Beida in Oran.

Actor Rachid Zeghimi passes away

Wednesday, 19 July 2017 18:19
CONSTANTINE- Humorist actor Rachid Zeghimi has died Wednesday afternoon at the age of 72 at Ben Badis Hospital in Constantine (431-km east of Algiers), said his friend and colleague Noureddine Bechekri.