Inch'allah dimanche

Director:   Yamina Benguigui
Year:   2001
Language:   French and Arabic
Time:   98 minutes

Tells the story of an Algerian woman who struggles to adjust to life in France after she leaves her homeland to join her husband there. Won the International Critics' Award at the 2001 Toronto International Film Festival.

Rated PG. Contains some scenes of domestic violence.

Links

Village Voice review that places "Inch'allah" in the context of other recent French films

Interview with the director Yamina Benguigui, focusing on gender issues related to the North African immigrant community in France

Article on cultural conflicts of North African immigrants in France (from the International Journal of Peace Studies)