He is 75 years old. He is half-blind. Every single day, he is walking 3000 steps. Since 2004 he took a decision: he won’t talk again about cinema. Boudjemâa is a living memory of Algerian cinema, African cinema, Arabic Cinema, and just cinema. The Algerian Film Library. The "Algerian film artwork". Boudjemâa directed it for 34 years.