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Algerie, Alger, 15 juin 2011.<br />
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Sur le tournage du film Zabana, realise par l'Algerien Said Ould-Khelifa et produit par Yacine Laloui. Repetition de la scene d’execution par l’acteur Imad Benchenni, jouant le role de Zabana, lors de son sejour carceral a la prison Barberousse d’Alger. Son execution par guillotine fut la premiere de la guerre. A trois reprises, le bourreau du actionner le couperet avant que le rebelle ne soit declare mort.<br />
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Ahmed Zabana est un independantiste algerien emprisonne suite a la mort du garde forestier Francois Braun dans la nuit du 1er novembre 1954. Ayant participe au declenchement de la guerre de liberation dans la region d'Oran, et suite a cet evenement, il est condamne a mort. L’execution par guillotine a lieu  le 19 juin 1956, dans la prison Barberousse d’Alger. Considere depuis comme une veritable figure nationale, sa ville natale et plusieurs lieux d’Oran portent son nom.<br />
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Algeria, Algiers, June 15, 2011.<br />
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On the set of Zabana!, a movie by Algerian director Said Ould-Khelifa, produced by Yacine Laloui. The actor, Imad Benchenni, who plays the role of Zabana, during his imprisonment in Barbarossa prison in Algiers, reherses the execution scene. Zabana’s execution by guillotine was the first during the war. The executioner had to activate the blade three times before the rebel could be declared dead.<br />
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Ahmed Zabana, best known as Zabana, was an Algerian freedom fighter who participated in the assassination of a forest ranger named Francois Braun during the night of October 31st to November 1st, 1954. Following this event and the outbreak of the Algerian war of liberation in the region of Oran on November 1st, 1954, he was sentenced to death and guillotined. The execution took place on June 19th, 1956, in the Barberousse prison of Algiers.  He is now regarded as a national hero; his hometown and a few places in Oran are named after him.