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About Walid Benkhaled

Walid Benkhaled works at the University of Portsmouth where he specialises in North African cinema.

Articles by Walid Benkhaled

This week's editor

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Our guest editor, Valsamis Mitsilegas, director of the Criminal Justice Centre at Queen Mary University of London, introduces this week’s theme: Privacy and Surveillance in 2016.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Genesis of a film: the Battle of Algiers

Algeria partnershipA 2006 documentary by Yves Boisset uses uncredited extracts from the film, mixed in with actual news reels, without stating that the film was made nine years after the events which it relates to. Fiction has become a historical document. 

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