Rachida is part of The Global Lens Collection
Rachida, a young and self-assured teacher at an elementary school, becomes the target of terrorists when she refuses to place a bomb in her classroom. This acclaimed debut feature offers a unique glimpse into the lives of ordinary citizens in Algeria, where terrorism was commonplace during the civil conflict of the 1990s.
WINNER! FIPRESCI Prize & Prix Du Regard Original, Cannes Film Festival
WINNER! Special Jury prize, Chicago International Film Festival
WINNER of 17 Awards Worldwide!