Behind the two big red doors is No. 9 rue de Vaugirard, at No. 6H Paris arrondissement, hides a large dimly lit room. On Friday, June 30, director Lina Soualem is preparing to broadcast her film “Their Algeria”. Released in 2020And At Chez Mona Café in the heart of the gritty city. Before spectators settle into mismatched chairs and line up in an onion row, Lina Sawalem adjusts the projector according to the millimeter. “A little more to the right, a little more to the left.”. In a warm atmosphere, some of the spectators embrace, while others greet the actress and director. A few minutes before the session begins, additional chairs are added to allow everyone to attend the screening session. The music stops, the lights go out, and the film opens with archive footage of the family.
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