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First Story: Mount of Forgetfulness

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First Story: Mount of Forgetfulness (Tal el nessean)

Directed by Hala Elkoussy

  • Egypt 2010; 28 min
  • Original version: Arabic
  • Genre: Short

  • From the director of CACTUS FLOWER presented at CineMart

Synopsis

MOUNT OF FORGETFULNESS tells the story of Rawi (Arabic for "storyteller"), a young man who on discovering that small stories are "dying" in the wake of unprecedented levels of air pollution, resolves to save them from oblivion.

Production

  • HALA ELKOUSSY