Paris La Banche Lidia Leber Terki

Paris la Blanche


Lidia Leber Terki

With: Tassadit Mandi, Zahir Bouzerar, Karole Rocher, Marie Denarnaud

At the age of 70, Rekia decides to leave her village in Kabylie to go to Paris. All by herself, she travels across the Mediterranean sea to bring Nour, her husband, back home. From the port of Algiers to the streets of Pigalle, with nothing more than a hotel address on a piece of paper but with the help of new, unlikely friends, she finally finds Nour in the suburbs. But her hero, the war veteran, the one that has been providing for his family from abroad for the past 40 years, has become a stranger.

Festivals & Awards

Saint Jean de Luz Film Festival – Best Actress – 2016
Premiers Plans European Film Festival – Jean-Claude-Brialy Award – 2016



A lesson about love, devotion, sacrifice and trust, about overcoming hardships and never giving up.


Original title: Paris la Blanche

Production: Day for Night

Nationality: France - Qatar

Year of production: 2016

Running time: 83'

Language: Arabic, French

Ratio: 1.77:1




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