Far from Men

101 minutes 2014 7.2

Algeria, 1954. The idealistic French teacher Daru is ordered, during the war in Algeria, to escort a prisoner accused of murder to the nearest prison. The journey is both long and challenging and the two men are pursued by Arab riders and vengeful settlers. They are forced to stand together in a struggle for common freedom, which means that they form unexpected and strong ties, which are put to the test when Daru surrenders Mohamed to the authorities.

The film is not playable outside of Norway
Original title: Loin des hommes
Category: Feature Film
Genre: Drama, western
Actors: Viggo Mortensen, Reda Kateb, Djemel Barek, Vincent Martin, Nicolas Giraud
Director: David Oelhoffen
Producer: Bénédicte Bellocq
Script: David Oelhoffen
Country: France
Language: Arabic, French