We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing
The Devil of the Desert
The Devil of the Desert
5.8
/10
164 Ratings

THE DEVIL OF THE DESERT

Shaytan al-Sahra

Trailer
Directed by Youssef Chahine
Egypt, 1954
Adventure

Synopsis

Essam is a young bedouin who discovers the tyranny of his tribe’s ruler and decides to overthrow him. He sneaks into the royal court, gains the king’s trust and becomes his consultant. A gypsy falls in love with him but discovers he is in love with another woman and exposes him to the king.

Share

Synopsis

Essam is a young bedouin who discovers the tyranny of his tribe’s ruler and decides to overthrow him. He sneaks into the royal court, gains the king’s trust and becomes his consultant. A gypsy falls in love with him but discovers he is in love with another woman and exposes him to the king.

Trailer