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It’s 2011 and Omar (Fadi Rifaai) finds himself still racked with guilt over the death of his best friend Hady, who passed away five years ago. Just days away from the birth of his first child, he decides to take the road trip they never got to take. Omar reaches out to his estranged high school friends Jay (Fahad Albutairi) and Ramy (Shadi Alfons), to take the road trip in his memory. The boys decide to drive from Abu Dhabi to Beirut and arrive on what would have been Hady’s twenty-fifth birthday. Their journey is filled with speed bumps - breakdowns, wrong turns, shady mechanics and a camel or two. If all of this doesn’t drive them crazy, it might just bring them closer.
2014 / Arabic and English dialogue with English and Arabic subtitles / Colour / 108 mins
Genre: Adventure and Comedy
Programme: Arabian Nights
Premiere: Not a Premiere
Rating: 12+
Contains: Adult References
Director: Ali F. Mostafa
Producer: Paul Baboudjian, Mohamed Hefzy, Ali F. Mostafa
Scriptwriter: Mohamed Hefzy, Ashraf Hamdi, Ronnie Khalil, Ali F. Mostafa
DOP: Michel Dierickx
Editor: Ali Salloum
Composer: Gregory Caron
Cast: Fahad Albutairi, Shadi Alfons, Fadi Rifaai, Samer Al Masry, Madeline Zima, Leem Lubany, Khaled Abol Naga, Ali Suliman, Yosra El Lozy, Maha Abou Ouf, Wonho Chung
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