Personal Rebellion

Far From Men directed by David Oelhoffen (France) 2014 expands on a short story by Albert Camus to encompass difficult personal decisions that must be made during times of violent political turmoil.


A schoolteacher in a remote Algerian outpost is ordered to deliver a native accused of murder to colonial authorities. Traveling through the rugged landscape and caught up in the impending uprising, the two men learn more about their respective backgrounds and discover a common humanity.

The film screens a final time Tuesday afternoon 28 April 2015 at the Sundance Kabuki Cinemas. For more information and tickets contact San Francisco Film Society.

copyright © 2015 by N. A. Diaman, all rights reserved

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