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3.0
39 Ratings

In the Last Days of the City

Akher Ayam El Madina

Directed by Tamer El Said
Germany, Egypt, 2016
Drama

Synopsis

Downtown Cairo, 2009. Khalid, a 35 year old filmmaker is struggling to make a film that captures the soul of his city while facing loss in his own life.

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In the Last Days of the City Directed by Tamer El Said

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2016 | Winner: Caligari Film Award

Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente

2016 | Winner: Best Director (International Competition)

!f Istanbul International Independent Film Festival

2017

2018 | Special Mention: !f Inspired Award

2018 | Winner: Best Film (Critics)

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