Amal

  • Hope (Working title)
Documentary Feature | 2015-2017 | Coming of Age | Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Lebanon

Shooting data

Start of shooting15/09/2015
End of shooting15/04/2016
LocationsÄgypten

Project data

Film financing
Length of movie80 min.

Brief synopsis

Amal, an angry teenager, comes of age in post-revolution Egypt, undergoing tremendous change. Over four years, Amal grows up from childhood to adulthood in an extraordinary context of upheaval and violence.
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Crew

ActivityNameComment
Director of photographyMohamed Siam
Additional photographyLotta Kilian
DirectorMohamed Siam
ProducerMyriam Sassine(Abbout Productions)
ProducerMohamed Siam
Co-producerPatricia Drati(Good Company Pictures)
Co-producerSara Bökemeyer
Co-producerArnaud Dommerc(Andolfi)
ScreenwriterMohamed Siam

Production companies

CompanyComment
Abbout Productions [lb]
Andolfi Films [fr]Koproduktion
Artkhana [eg]Koproduktion
Good Company Pictures [dk]Koproduktion
Sara Bökemeyer Produktion [de]Koproduktion

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Mohamed Siam2018Hot Docs [ca]Special PresentationsNominated
Mohamed Siam2018Dok.fest München [de]Dok.HorizonteNominated
Mohamed Siam2018Mumbai Film Festival [in]World CinemaNominated

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 20/02/2019