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Mohamed Adeeb / Short Narrative / Egypt, France, Qatar / 2014 / 20 min / Original Language: Arabic / Interests: Comedy, Drama, Politics, History, Based on a True Story

Synopsis

In the state TV control room, the technical team is preparing for what is arguably the most important speech ever transmitted there: Hosni Mubarak’s address to the Tahrir Square demonstrators on January 25, 2011.

Credits

Director
Mohamed Adeeb
Screenwriter
Mohamed Adeeb
Producer
Sébastien Aubert

About the Director

Mohamed Adeeb graduated from the American University in Cairo in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in broadcasting. He then studied screenwriting for film at the University of Southern California. Adeeb now works for TVision, an Egypt-based production company that produces series and films for the Arab world.

Production Company Profile

Ad Astra Films is a production and distribution company based in Cannes that specialises in the international promotion of short films from the Arab world. The company provides customised consultancy during production to ensure short films adhere to international standards. Ad Astra represents the short films produced by Abu Dhabi-based company Twofour54, including Mohamed Adeeb's ‘5 Pounds’, Fatma Abdulla's ‘Soul’, Faisal Al Sharyani's ‘Ostora’ and Mustafa Zakaria's ‘The Pillars’.

Contacts

  • Main Contact

    Sébastien Aubert

    Company: 
    Adastra Films
    Phone: 
    0033663 323415
    Email: 
    s.aubert@adastra-films.com

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