Outside the Law, directed by Rachid Bouchareb, is one of those films that you will absolutely love, but that will also probably shock and revolt you at the same time.
Watch the trailer to see if your appetite is whetted.
From acclaimed director Rachid Bouchareb (DAYS OF GLORY, LONDON RIVER) comes the oscar nominated drama Outside The Law. After loosing their family home in Algeria, three brothers and their mother are scattered across the globe. Messaoud joins the French army fighting in Indochina; Abdelkader becomes a leader of the Algerian independence movement in France and Saïd moves to Paris to make his fortune in the shady clubs and boxing halls of Pigalle. Gradually, their interconnecting destinies reunite them in the French capital, where freedom is a battle to be fought and won.
It’s currently on limited release in the UK and Ireland, but if you can’t get to see it in the cinema then it’s definitely one to watch on DVD or iTunes.