For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
3.7
14 Ratings

The Sixth Day

Al-yawm al-Sadis

Directed by Youssef Chahine
France, 1986
Drama

Synopsis

Cairo 1947: the cholera epidemic in full swing. The beautiful Lavandiere Saddika lives with her paralyzed husband and her little son Hassan in a basement. She dreams of Prince Charming and assiduously frequented the cinemas.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
The Sixth Day Directed by Youssef Chahine