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71 Ratings

The Sparrow


Directed by Youssef Chahine
Egypt, Algeria, 1972
Drama, War


Set in Egypt shortly before and during the Six Day War of June 1967 between Israel and the United Arab Republic, this epic film follows a young police officer stationed in a small village, whose inhabitants suffer the harassment of a corrupt businessman.

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The Sparrow Directed by Youssef Chahine

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