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directed by Youssef Chahine
France, 1997
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Youssef Chahine’s Al Massir, the story of the great 12th century Islamic philosopher Averroes (also known as Abu al-Walid Muhammad ibn Rushd), who lived in Moslem Spain, mirrors the director’s own ordeal as a writer and artist…

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