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Rasael El Bahr (Messages From The Sea)

Dubai Film Connection


Alexandria, the cosmopolitan city on the northern shore of Egypt, was once home to a multi-cultural society. Egyptians, Greeks, Italians, Christians, Muslims and Jews, were all living in harmony. But now, a new form of Islamic driven capitalism is transforming the city into a monoculture that ignores this past and rich complexity. Yehia is a witness to these changes as the death of his mother takes him back to the famed city where he recollects the memories of his childhood. Rich encounters with old and new friends introduce him to the new face of the city….


Festival History:
- World Premiere - Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2010

2010 / 133 mins

Director

Daoud Abdel Sayed

Producer

Esaad Younes
(Al Arabia Cinema)
Ihab Ayoub
(Collage Production)

Cast

Aser Yassin
Basma Ahmed

Editor

Mona Rabei

DOP

Ahmed El Morsy

Sales Agent

Esaad Younes
(Al Arabia Cinema)

Production Company

Al Arabia Cinema
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