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An Egyptian Story

An Egyptian Story

A Feature film by Youssef Chahine

Produced by Misr International Films

Release in France : 03/08/1983

    Synopsis

    The critically acclaimed Youssef Chahine wrote, directed, and produced this autobiographical movie about his filmmaking career and the Egyptian political scene as it evolved at the same time he was growing and changing as a director. His memories are prompted by a moment on the operating table when he is about to go under anesthesia for heart surgery. At the core of his reminiscing is the 1952 revolution and its demise in 1967, and the relationships between his life, his work, and his country. Egyptian Story is the follow-up to his preceding Alexandria...Why?.

    Source : allmovie.com

    Actors (4)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Misr International Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Paris Classics Productions

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    Full credits (5)

    Assistant Director :

    Yousry Nasrallah

    Screenwriter :

    Youssef Chahine

    Editor :

    Rashida Abdel Salam

    Producer :

    Youssef Chahine

    Director of Photography :

    Mohsen Nasr

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Cinema

    Coproducer countries :

    Egypt, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Minority French (Egypt, France)

    Production year :

    1982

    French release :

    03/08/1983

    Runtime :

    2 h 10 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    57623

    Visa issue date :

    21/07/1983

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color