Nadir Mokneche

Nadir Mokneche

Viva Laldjérie is the second film by Nadir Moknèche.  His first film, The Harem of Madame Osmane, opened in theatres to critical acclaim in France in 2000 after screening at numerous international festivals.  After growing up in Algiers, Nadir studied in France, and then at New York's New School for Social Research, where he made two shorts, Jardin and the award-winning Hanifa.