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Cairo Exit (2010)

El Khoroug (original title)
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A powerful account of life in contemporary Cairo, this raw drama about a pair of star-crossed lovers shines a powerful spotlight upon the social and cultural taboos that riddle the city's ... See full summary »

Director:

Hesham Issawi

Writers:

Hesham Issawi (screenplay), Hesham Issawi (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mohamad Ramadan ... Tarek (as Mohamed Ramadan)
Maryhan ... Amal
Ahmad Bedair Ahmad Bedair ... Nagib (as Ahmed Bidder)
Safaa Galal Safaa Galal ... Hanan
Mohamed Goma Mohamed Goma ... Mahmoud
Nadia Fahmy Nadia Fahmy ... Amal's Mother
Kamal Attiah Kamal Attiah ... Menna
Abdul Rahman Abdul Rahman ... Samir
Nabil Hagrassy Nabil Hagrassy ... Restaurant Owner
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maryhan A Maryhan A ... Amal
Nabil El-Hegrassy Nabil El-Hegrassy
Sana Mouziane Sana Mouziane ... Rania (as Sanaa Mouziane)
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Storyline

A powerful account of life in contemporary Cairo, this raw drama about a pair of star-crossed lovers shines a powerful spotlight upon the social and cultural taboos that riddle the city's diverse population. Heralding a bold new shift for contemporary Egyptian cinema, 'Cairo Exit' is a gritty and uncompromising work from a major new cinematic talent, Hesham Issawi. Written by Film House Egypt

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Genres:

Drama

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Language:

Arabic

Release Date:

17 December 2010 (United Arab Emirates) See more »

Also Known As:

Cairo Exit See more »

Filming Locations:

Cairo, Egypt

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Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)
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Color:

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