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An old woman is cornered by a mysterious, menacing man on the dark streets of Cairo. What he wants from her can only verge on the unthinkable, but are his intentions clear?

Mohammed Adib

Mohammed is one of our creative lab community members and an inspiring applicant. This project has been an amazing chapter in our journey. Huge thanks to all our creative lab members who have contributed to this amazing project.

Awards, Festivals & Nominations

  • SPECIAL MENTION: LARISSA MEDITERRANEAN FESTIVAL OF NEW FILMMAKERS 2012
  • 1ST PRIZE: CINÉMA AU PARFUM “LES TOUTES PREMIÈRES FOIS” 2012
  • PUBLIC PRIZE & PRIZE FOR ORIGINAL SCRIPT FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DU COURT MÉTRAGE - NORMANDIE 2012

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Video

Colour running time: 13:00 minutes

Audio

Language: Arabic