|Outside the Law|
|Starring||Jamel Debbouze, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila|
|83rd Academy Awards|
Outside the Law is a 2010 drama film directed by Rachid Bouchareb, starring Jamel Debbouze, Roschdy Zem and Sami Bouajila. It is a standalone follow-up to Bouchareb's 2006 film Days of Glory, which was set during World War II.
After losing their family home in Algeria, three brothers and their mother are scattered across the globe. Messaoud joins the French army fighting in Indochina; Abdelkader becomes a leader of the Algerian independence movement in France and Saïd moves to Paris to make his fortune in the shady clubs and boxing halls of Pigalle. Gradually, their interconnecting destinies reunite them in the French capital, where freedom is a battle to be fought and won.