back streets poster

back streets 2011

Director: gamal abdelhameed
Costume Design: Reem eladl
Cast: leila eloui, gamal soliman, samy el adl, gihan fadel, mahmoud el gendy, mohamed el sawy


the storyline revolves around the 1930s in egypt, syrian actor gamal soliman plays police officer shoukry abdul ‘aaal who refused to open fire on demonstrators against the english occupation, was then punished and was subject to a compulsory retirement. over the time, he managed to get back to work and faces the same situation as he was ordered to shoot the demonstrators again. he refuses for the second time.

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