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The Repentant

The Repentant

Original Title: El Taaib
Directors: Merzak Allouache
Algeria / France
Arabic with subtitles
87 min min
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Synopsis:
Repentant terrorist Rashid uses the declaration of national amnesty as an opportunity to reform and re-enter productive civilian life. Settling back into his hometown, however, proves dangerous as he is menaced by angry neighbors whose families have been torn apart by terrorist attacks. Rashid must navigate these treacherous waters while trying to start a new life in this thriller that confronts the moral and practical complications of reconciliation.

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Merzak Allouache
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