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The Rooftops

The Rooftops

A Feature film by Merzak Allouache

Produced by JBA Production

Release in France : 06/05/2015

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Actors (8)

Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producer :

JBA Production

Film exports/foreign sales :

Elle Driver

Foreign production company :

Baya Films

French distribution :

Les Films de l'Atalante

Synopsis

A day passes, from dawn to nightfall, punctuated by calls to prayer. Surprising groups of people mill about and are busy on Algiers' rooftops. These spaces have become the open-air mirrors of the contradictions, violence, intolerance, and endless conflicts undermining Algerian society.

Videos (2)

29/07/2014

The Rooftops

Trailer English Subs

29/07/2014

The Rooftops

Trailer STF

Photos (7)

Full credits (8)

Executive Producers :

Merzak Allouache, Marianne Dumoulin, Jacques Bidou

Screenwriter :

Merzak Allouache

Sound recordists :

Philippe Bouchez, Julien Perez

Editor :

Sylvie Gadmer

Assistant Director :

Nadjib Oulebsir

Director of Photography :

Frédéric Derrien

Press Attaché (film) :

Anne Guimet

Sound Editor :

Xavier Thibault

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama

Production language :

Arabic

Coproducer countries :

France, Algeria

Original French-language productions :

No

Nationality :

Majority French (France, Algeria)

Production year :

2013

French release :

06/05/2015

Runtime :

1 h 31 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

136.181

Approval :

Yes

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.85

Audio format :

Dolby SR