DirectorMohammed Lakhdar-Hamina WriterRachid Boudjedra, Tewfik Fares Release date26 November 1975 (1975-11-26) Initial releaseNovember 26, 1975 (France) ScreenplayMohammed Lakhdar-Hamina, Rachid Boudjedra, Tewfik Fares CastYorgo Voyagis, Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina, Leila Shenna Similar moviesBrahim Haggiag and Larbi Zekkal appear in Chronicle of the Years of Fire and The Battle of Algiers
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Chronicle of the Years of Fire (Arabic: وقائع سنين الجمر, translit. Chronique des Années de Braise) is a 1975 Algerian drama historical film directed by Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina. It depicts the Algerian War of Independence as seen through the eyes of a peasant.
The film won the Palme d'Or prize at the 1975 Cannes Film Festival. It was also selected as the Algerian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 48th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.