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Arab Film Festival 2014

The Return of the Repressed

Directed by Aissa and Kahina Rabbaoui

Documentary / Germany, Morocco / 2014 / 22 mins / U.S. Premiere

Return of the Repressed

Shattuck Cinemas
October 18, 2014 1:00 pm

Description

A resistance fighter and philosopher, Abdelkrim El Khattabi in 1920 succeeded in establishing a republic, which defied Spanish and French occupation. Following the discovery of large deposits of iron ore near Melilla, North Morocco, the population was forced to work in the mines in order to satisfy the needs of major industrial corporations. A struggle inevitably occurred.

Dates & Times

Return of the Repressed

Shattuck Cinemas
October 18, 2014 1:00 pm