Karim

Karim

  • Directed by Omar Al Shamy
  • Egypt, 2011
  • Workshops in Egypt - Le Caire
  • Youth, Urban life
  • Shooting place : Le Caire
  • Duration : 11 min
  • Audio : Egyptian languages
  • Subtitles : French

Synopsis

Karim and his friend work as valets in front of one of McDonalds branches in EL-Manial district in Cairo. "El-Captain" as Karim calls him, is the Unicef supervisor who works with street children. Through his singing, Karim shows a new side of him that lightens the hardship of being a valet at such a young age in the streets of Cairo.

  • Direction : Omar Al Shamy
  • Image : Omar Al Shamy
  • Edition : Omar Al Shamy

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