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The Rooftops

The Rooftops

A Feature film by Merzak Allouache

Produced by JBA Production

Release in France : 06/05/2015

    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

    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

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    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