Papicha [Papicha]


Directed By: Mounia Meddour

May 17, 2019 / Arabic French / 108 min

Set in Algiers in the late 1990s during a Civil War between the Algerian Government and Islamist rebels, Papicha is based on the exploits of a student who organized a fashion show to resist efforts to control the female body.

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2020 Fall