ABO ZABAAL 1989
director Bassam Mortada - coproduction with Seemedia Cairo
A deeply intimate journey of a political activist (the director) reaching out to his socialist father. They revisit defining moments in their life and that of the political resistance in Egypt. Starting with the father’s brutal imprisonment in 1989 in Abo Zabaal Prison to the Jan 25th revolution.
Berlinale 2019: We just won the Film Prize of the Robert Bosch Stiftung for International Cooperation Germany/Arab World. The coproduction journey can begin!