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Hadj Smaine Mohamed Seghir

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Name  Hadj Mohamed

Role  Actor

Movies  Chronicle of the Years of Fire

Hadj Smaine Mohamed Seghir is an Algerian actor, director and thespian who was born in 1932 in Constantine, Algeria,


Early life

Hadj Smain performed small skits inspired by the movies they watched. They went to film club Constantine (e.g. People's University, Centre Abdelhamid Ben Badis now).

Over time, Hadj Smain joined the theatre group "The Thousand and One Nights" with friend including the late Hassan Belhadj (Algeria's first film director, actor, patriot and former collaborator of M'Hamed Yazid ) and Abdelkrim Menai. After several years of theatrical practice, Hadj Smain left the troupe to create a theatre without a "sketch".


  • 1965 : The Battle of Algiers, (La Bataglia di Algeri) de Gillo Pontecorvo
  • 1966 : The Winds of the Aures de Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina
  • 1968 : Patrol to the east de Amar Laskri
  • 1970 : Children of November de Moussa Haddad
  • 1971 : After the oil
  • 1974 : Chronicle of the Years of Fire de Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina
  • The Adventures of a hero, Moughamarat Batal de Merzak Allouache
  • Beni Hendel, Les Déracinés de Lamine Merbah
  • The last image de Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina
  • 1977 : El Harik de Mustapha Badia
  • 1978 : El Intihar de Mustapha Badia
  • 1986 : The man who watched the windows de Merzak Allouache
  • 1982 : Mariage de dupes de Hadj Rahim
  • 1987 : Cri de pierre de Bouguermouh
  • 2010 : Axis of Evil ou l'Axe du Mal de Anouar Hadj Smaine en tant que Producteur Executif
  • References

    Hadj Smaine Mohamed Seghir Wikipedia

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