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Black Market

Al Suq al Soda'

Directed by Kamal El-Telmessani
Egypt, 1945


A corrupt grocer in a traditional Cairene neighborhood enters into an alliance with comprador merchants. Their goal is to hoard scarce commodities during the World War II, and then to sell them at vastly inflated prices.

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Black Market Directed by Kamal El-Telmessani