Lila returns to her native Algeria fifteen years after the war for independence, caught up in memories of the war that shaped her childhood. With documentary-style footage, she speaks with other women and compares her life with theirs, and in the structure of la nouba, a traditional song with five parts, reflects on the power of women passing their history and resilience through generations.
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