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Dawn of Islam

Fajr al islam

Directed by Salah Abouseif
Egypt, 1971


This is the story of young Hassem, the son of a powerful sheik, set at the beginning of Hegira. When the youngster’s uncle is murdered, Hassem decides to go to Mecca with a view to finding the culprit and punishing him. But what he discovers there is not the murderer but the prophet Muhammad.

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Dawn of Islam Directed by Salah Abouseif