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TAKE THE MONEY AND BEAT IT

France / Algeria, 1981 (MIFF 1982)

Director: Mahmoud Zemmouri

The film tells the story of an Algerian immigrant family that decides to return to Algeria after the promulgation of a new law offering 10,000 francs to immigrants who agree to return to their country of origin. The plot develops around three main problems: the clash between two cultures, the gap between generations and the general problem of re-integration.

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