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The life and times of Omar Sharif

Director: Axel Petersén
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The film examines the life of the legendary Omar Sharif in the backdrop of the changing political landscapes of Egypt and Hollywood from 2015 – 1932.
The film project won the Leyth Production Award and the MAD-Ergo Award at the Cairo Film Connection of the Cairo International Film Festival.
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Sweden - Egypt/ Documentary
SYNOPSIS
The Life and Times of Omar Sharif is a feature documentary film that depicts the life of famous Egyptian actor Omar Sharif. The late legend lived a life full of hundreds of characters that he took on -on and off-screen, glamour and gambling.
CREW
Screenwriter: Axel Petersén, Mark Lotfy
Production Company(ies)
FigLeaf Studios
Flybridge
Producer(s)
Sigrid Helleday
Muhammad Taymour
film awards
Leyth Production Award – Cairo International Film Festival, Egypt
MAD-Ergo Award - Cairo International Film Festival, Egypt