San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Six characters, three stories, all taking place over a single day. Cairo Time is a multi-generational story of interconnected characters all at a crossroads in their lives. Their worlds collide, resulting in a hilarious yet heartfelt adventure through past and present. The film features a stellar cast of Egyptian cinematic icons including Mervat Amin, Samir Sabry and Nour El- Sheriff.
Running time 110 minutes • Suitable for 12 years and over • There is a post-screening Q+A with director Amir Ramses.
Amir Ramses is an award-winning Egyptian filmmaker, scoring much success with his first three features, turning to controversy with two notable documentaries, Jews of Egypt and its follow-up End of A Journey, before his long-anticipated return to fiction with Cairo Time.
When & Where
Nour Festival of Arts 2016
Shining light on the best of contemporary art and culture from the Middle East and North Africa in venues across Kensington and Chelsea each October and November. Thoughtful and thought-provoking, engaging and entertaining, enjoy exploring Nour Festival 2016