(Egypt, France.Language: Arabic. Subtitle: English. Year: 2016. Genre: Fiction. Length: 97 min.)
Director: Mohamed Diab
Set entirely in an 8m police truck, a number of detainees from different political and social backgrounds are brought together by their inevitable fate, during the turmoil that followed the ousting of former president Morsi from power.
About the Director:
Mohamed Diab is an award-winning writer and director, whose work is often centered on pressing issues concerning Egyptian society. He’s known for his directorial debut film Cairo 678 “Les Femmes du bus 678”, which was released a month before the Egyptian revolution and was deemed by the New York Times “unmistakably a harbinger of that revolution.”