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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

Director

Wael Omar
Philippe Dib

Producer

Wael Omar
(A Middle West Films)
middlewestfilms.com
Philippe Dib
(A Middle West Films)
middlewestfilms.com

Editor

Omar Khodeir
Wiley Abdelaziz

DOP

David Golia

Scriptwriter

Frances Ramsden
Adel Sabit
Rasha El Gammal

Sales Agent

MAD Distribution
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