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The Promised
The Promised

THE PROMISED

Al-Maw'oud

Directed by Ahmed Elghoneimy
Egypt, 2020
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

In and around the historical ruins of Fustat in Old Cairo, tensions simmer between the site’s government-appointed guards and residents of a nearby informal settlement. For the guards it would be easiest to keep the site closed until further notice.

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Synopsis

In and around the historical ruins of Fustat in Old Cairo, tensions simmer between the site’s government-appointed guards and residents of a nearby informal settlement. For the guards it would be easiest to keep the site closed until further notice.