Watch Far from Men
- 1 hr 50 min
Far From Men is a French film that takes place in 1954. It is about a village schoolteacher who is trapped in the crossfire of the Algerian War that has just began. He is actually Spanish but was born in Algeria and finds himself confused in his time and place in this conflict. The French colonizers and native Algerians consider him to be alien. He is ordered to take a dissident to a police garrison. After arriving, he is questioned about where his loyalties are. When soldiers and rebels start to clash, he and his dissident become close and run away through the Atlas Mountains in the dead of winter.