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A romantic drama about a brief, unexpected love affair that catches two people completely off-guard.

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Cast

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Juliette Grant
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Tareq Khalifa
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Kathryn
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Yasmeen
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Mark
Mona Hala ...
Jameelah
Fadia Nadda ...
Hanan
Mohamed Abdel Fatah ...
Customs Officer (as Mohammed Abdel Fattah)
Hossam Abdulla ...
Porter
Nabil Shazli ...
Manager
Ahmed Ghareeb ...
Propositioning Man
Hanafi Mohamoud El Gazar ...
Shoe Shopkeeper
Roanne Bell ...
Sharon
Andrew Cullen ...
Jim
Katie Sherif ...
Petroleum Wife #1
Michelle Power ...
Petroleum Wife #2
Sarah Farouk Ahmed ...
Petroleum Wife #3
Ibrahim Abdullah ...
Mohammed
Ibramo ...
Driver
Wafik Aboul Secoud ...
Abu Hamedi
Magdy Hafez ...
Magdy
Vincenzo ...
Caucasian Man
Nagham Osman ...
Najah
Ahmed El Ashry ...
Waiter
Magda Thabet ...
Amira
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Italian Man (as Robert Pandini)
Mariam Miklwl ...
Italian Woman
Ahmed Abu Seda ...
Winking Arab Man
Sherif Attla ...
Internet Man
Khouloud Kamel ...
Suha (8 year old girl)
Mohamed Shahin ...
Israeli Soldier
Heba Hammad ...
Young Chambermaid
Esras El Shenawy ...
Young Carpet Weaver
Ibrahim Salah ...
Israeli Officer
Amr Abul Nasr ...
Male Party-Goer #1
Cosima ...
Female Party-Goer #1
Uta ...
Female Party-Goer #2
Nader Basyouni ...
Male Party-Goes #2
Radi Ali Ahmed ...
Call to Prayer Iman
Tarek Hariri ...
Bus Driver
Chole Sharon ...
Samira
Abdel Hameed El Belkassy ...
Taxi Driver
Gigi ...
Ukranian Belly Dancer
Mariam Aboul Magd ...
Young Blushing Girl
Hesham Saleh ...
Young Greenskeeper
Mohammed Waleed ...
Carpet Shop Owner
Vagif Akhundov ...
Cartouche Shopkeeper
Hesham Abou El Magd ...
Groom
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Golfer
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Cynthia Amsden ...
Woman at the Embassy Party (uncredited)

Directed by

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Ruba Nadda

Written by

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Ruba Nadda ... (written by)

Produced by

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Shana Collier ... associate producer: Foundry Films (as Shana Di Carlo Collier)
David Collins ... producer
Daniel Iron ... producer
Gabriel Khoury ... producer: MISR International Films
Charles Pugliese ... executive producer
Nabil Shazli ... line producer: Egypt
Christine Vachon ... executive producer
Claire Welland ... co-producer

Music by

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Niall Byrne

Cinematography by

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Luc Montpellier ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Teresa Hannigan

Editorial Department

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Lex Batten ... project supervisor: Technicolor
Louis Casado ... color timer
Patrick Duchesne ... digital intermediate producer
Jason Giberson ... digital film technician
Rob Gyorgy ... digital intermediate editor (as Rev. Rob Gyorgy)
Margaret Hutz ... digital film assistant (as Margaret Mansell)
Jeremy Kay ... digital intermediate project coordinator
Mark Kueper ... digital intermediate colorist assistant
Andrew Pascoe ... digital film supervisor
Brian Reid ... manager of digital imaging
Ashley Tolhurst ... dailies assistant
Trevor White ... colorist: dailies
Matthew Anas ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Casting By

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John Buchan
Jason Knight

Production Design by

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Tamara Conboy
Hamed Hemdan ... consultant production designer

Art Direction by

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Hend Haider

Costume Design by

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Brenda Broer

Makeup Department

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Mohamed El Daw ... assistant hair stylist
Monica Huppert ... key makeup artist
Robert A. Pandini ... key hair stylist (as Robert Pandini)
Hesham Said ... assistant key makeup artist

Production Management

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Sherif Attia ... production manager: Egypt
Ihab Ayoub ... production manager: MISR International Films
Andrew Cullen ... production manager
Rachel Sutherland ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Chaimaa Badawy ... second second assistant director
Iman El Naggar ... second first assistant director
Ahmed Ghareeb ... second second assistant director
Alan McKenna ... second assistant director
Daniel J. Murphy ... first assistant director
Fadia Nadda ... director trainee
Nagham Osman ... assistant director trainee

Art Department

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Manal Hossam El Din ... second assistant art director
Ayman Gaber ... assistant property master
Mostafa Ringo ... property master
Magdy Seif ... art swing

Sound Department

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Jean Bot ... first assistant sound editor
David Caporale ... assistant sound editor trainee
Steph Carrier ... re-recording mixer (as Stephan Carrier)
Robert Fletcher ... sound mixer (as Rob Fletcher) / sound recordist (as Rob Fletcher)
Jack Heeren ... foley mixer
Janice Ierulli ... dialogue editor
David McCallum ... dialogue editor / supervising sound editor
Joe Morrow ... sound mix operator
Brent Pickett ... sound editor
David Rose ... sound editor (as Dave Rose)
José Serrador Villanueva ... sound dubbing mixer (as Jose Serrador)
Mark Shnuriwsky ... sound editor
Lou Solakofski ... re-recording mixer
Alan Zielonko ... boom operator
Brooke Graeff ... foley assistant (uncredited)
Goro Koyama ... foley artist (uncredited)
Andy Malcolm ... foley artist (uncredited)
Don White ... foley recording mixer (uncredited)

Visual Effects by

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Derek Grime ... visual effects supervisor

Stunts

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Eman El Magar ... stunt driver: female
Miso ... stunt driver: scooter

Camera and Electrical Department

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Ahmed Abdelaty ... electrician
Ibrahim Abdelsamia ... grip
Alaa Ali ... grip
Hussein Ali ... dolly grip
Ihab Ateya ... key grip: Egyptian
Andrew Cullen ... additional still photographer
Jeff DaSilva ... second assistant camera (as Jeff Dasilva)
Hassan El Sayed ... gaffer
Nadim William George ... camera trainee (as Nadim George)
Hebelka ... grip
Colm Hogan ... still photographer
Andy Jekabsons ... first assistant camera
Ayman Koura ... best boy grip
Andris Matiss ... camera operator / steadicam operator
Michael Purdon ... camera assistant: prep
M. Abdel Raouf ... best boy electric
Mohamed Sanad ... best boy electric
Ahmed Sayed ... electrician
Ahmed Shaaban ... electrician
Mohamed Shaarawy ... electrician
Scott Tremblay ... grip / key head gaffer

Casting Department

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Salma El Tarzy ... casting manager

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Lina Aly ... assistant costume designer
Khaled El Sheik ... on set costumer/ dresser
Monia Fath Elbab ... consulting costume designer (as Monia Fath El Bab)
Sheila Fitzpatrick ... on-set costume supervisor

Location Management

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Ahmed El Deremly ... assistant location manager
Mohammed Gaber ... location production assistant (as Mohamed Gaber)
Mohamed Kady ... location production assistant
Amr Sanad ... location manager

Music Department

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Niall Byrne ... musician: piano
Jenny Dowdall ... musician: cello
Lisa Dowdall ... musician: viola
The Dublin String Quartet ... musicians
Heather Gardner ... music coordinator (as Heather Adamo)
David Hayman ... music supervisor
Stacey Horricks ... music supervisor
Tim Martin ... recording and mixing engineer
Ian McNulty ... assistant score engineer
Kate O'Connor ... musician: violin
Larissa O'Grady ... musician: violin
Anna Ralph ... assistant score engineer

Other crew

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Cynthia Amsden ... publicist
Helen Asimakis ... story consultant
Roanne Bell ... stand-in
Brenda Blake ... legal counsel
Kimberley Bradley ... production coordinator: Canada
Grace Carnale-Davis ... sales executive: technicolor
Lindy Davies ... script consultant
May Hossam El Dine ... production coordinator: MISR International Films
Hesham El Magd ... production assistant
Ali Fayez ... production assistant
Marwa Gadallah ... production coordinator: Egypt
Donna Gardon ... script supervisor
Doug Gillespie ... production accountant
Magdy Hafez ... production assistant
Ron Hay ... legal counsel
Fadia Nadda ... assistant to the director / behind-the-scenes video
Deborah Nathan ... story editor
Ahmed Nazmy ... first assistant accountant
Nagham Osman ... assistant: Patricia Clarkson
Michelle Power ... stand-in
Mohamed Sabry ... production assistant
Magdy Seif ... film shipper: MISR International Films
Nora Simmons ... post-production accountant
Johanna Weinstein ... title designer
Mary Claire White ... production executive: Samson Films Limited
Mariam Youssef ... production secretary
Omar Abou Zeid ... production accountant: MISR International Films
Huma Khan ... legal post production (uncredited)

Thanks

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Atom Egoyan ... very special thanks
Nagham Osman ... very special thanks
Carrie Paupst Shaughnessy ... thanks
Simone Urdl ... very special thanks

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Special Effects

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

In Cairo on her own as she waits for her husband, Juliette finds herself caught in a whirlwind romance with his friend Tareq, a retired cop. As Tareq escorts Juliette around the city, they find themselves in the middle of a brief affair that catches them both unawares. Written by Pusan International Film Festival

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Taglines An adventure of the heart. See more »
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Additional Details

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Also Known As
  • Souvenirs du Caire (Canada, French title)
  • Souvenirs du Caire (France)
  • W Kairze (Poland)
  • Zamani Dar Ghahere (Iran, Persian title)
  • Meus Dias no Cairo (Brazil)
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Runtime
  • 90 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia Although playing an Egyptian, Alexander Siddig hails from Sudan (although his mother is English). See more »
Goofs The position of the women during the wedding sequence changes constantly. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Despicable Me/The Kids Are All Right (2010). See more »
Soundtracks Let's Go See more »
Quotes Juliette Grant: I always wanted to be a singer.
Tareq Khalifa: What stopped you?
Juliette Grant: My voice.
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