60 EGYPTIAN POUNDS

Director: Amr Salama
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Set open the 6th edition of the El Gouna Film Festival, becoming the first ever short film to do so
Renowned Egyptian directed Amr Salama made the first Egyptian Netflix Original series, PARANORMAL, and won Best Director for his film ASMAA at the Abu Dhabi International Film Festival. He is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Edited by award-winning film editor Ahmed Hafez, whose 25-year auspicious career includes two episodes of Marvel’s MOON KNIGHT series as well as THE BLUE ELEPHANT films and KIRA & EL GIN
Featuring Egyptian rapper ZIAD ZAZA in his breakout acting role
Touches on the issue of domestic violence from a novel and exciting perspective
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2023/ Egypt20 min/ Short, Thriller
Original Title
60 Geneih
SYNOPSIS
Aspiring rapper Ziad and his family have long suffered at the hands of his abusive father. However, when tensions reach a boiling point, Ziad takes it upon himself to end his family’s suffering once and for all.
CAST
Ziad Zaza
Tarek El-Deweri
Hamza Diab
Rawheya Salem

CREW

Screenwriter: Amr Salama
DOP: Ahmed Bayoumi Fouad
Editor: Ahmed Hafez

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Production Company(ies)
Beatroot Records and Cinerama Films
Producer(s)

Omar Gawdat and Omar El Safi

film festivals
El Gouna Film Festival, Egypt (Opening Film)