al-ʻAtabah al-khaḍrāʼ




Farīd, Maḥmūd
Jalīl, Bindāri
ʻAbd al-Wahhāb, Faṭīn
Yāsīn, Ismāʻīl

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al-Qāhirah : Aflām Jamāl al-Laythī lil-Sīnimā wa-al-Vīdiyū,


A comic musical work. It started with a naı̈ve young man came with his wife from Upper Egypt to Cairo. He met a deceitful man. After a while they became friends. That man convinced the Upper Egyptian man to sell him ʻAtabah Square. The naı̈ve man decided to put all his fortune between that man hands' to buy that famous square. On the other side a singer young women dreamed with fame, but her love to a young cinema author couldn't help that dream to be true as he was at the begining of his life. She met that deceitful man and worked with him. She forgot her love. After many events she knew that that man was deceiving her. She decided to return back to her lover. As for the Upper Egyptian man, he knew that he was deceived by that man and let the police arrested him.



Originally released as a motion picture byʻAbd al-Raḥīm Yazdī, [Cairo, 1959]./ Sources used: videocassette container./ Partially viewed./ Participants: Ṣabāḥ, Aḥmad Maẓhar, Ismāʻīl Yāsīn.

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