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In Search Of Oil And Sand

Dubai Film Connection

Historian Mahmoud Sabit discovers outtakes of a film his parents shot with the royal family, weeks before the 1952 Egyptian revolution. He pieces it together, reconstructing the events happening at the time the film was being made.

Festival History:
- Abu Dhabi Film Festival (Best Arab Director)

2012 / 58 mins


Wael Omar
Philippe Dib


Wael Omar
(A Middle West Films)
Philippe Dib
(A Middle West Films)


Omar Khodeir
Wiley Abdelaziz


David Golia


Frances Ramsden
Adel Sabit
Rasha El Gammal

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