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The Island

El gezira

Directed by Sherif Arafa
Egypt, 2007
Action, Biography, Drama


A film about a community of Upper Egypt residents living in El Gezira (the Island). They have their own set of rules, ethics and traditions. They also plant drugs and buy arms from Sudan. The officer in charge of the region turns a blind eye to these happenings.. .

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The Island Directed by Sherif Arafa

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