The Trap

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    The Trap

    Fakh

    Directed by

    Egypt, Germany

    2019

    21 min

    • Arabic

    Drama

    An unmarried couple’s would-be romantic getaway at a seaside resort becomes an exercise in rising tension when the young woman expresses doubts about their future.

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    Cast
    Shaza Moharam
    Islam Alaa
    Nabil Nour El Din
    Screenplay
    Nada Riyadh
    Cinematography
    Ahmad Jalboush
    Editing
    Amir Ahmad
    Music
    Asmaa Azouz
    Production
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    Nada Riyadh

    Nada Riyadh

    Egypt

    Nada lives in Egypt. In 2016, she codirected a feature documentary Happily Ever After where she questioned the stability of a couple as they face political turmoil. In FAKH, screened during the 58 th edition of La Semaine de la Critique, Nada delves deeper into her study of women’s place in a couple, where emotional and societal deflagration ruthlessly mirror each other.

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