Baba Amin / Daddy Amin

  • Release Date: 1950
  • Type: Feature Film
  • Run time: 110 minutes
  • Directed by: Youssef Chahine
  • Produced by: Aflam Mabazeem, Aflam Zayed
  • Screenplay: Victor Antoine
  • Cast: Faten Hamama, Hussien Riad, Kamal El Shenawy, Marie Mounib, Farid Shawki, Hind Rostom
  • Cinematographer: Dalala Manou
  • Art direction: Abdel Menim Shoukri
  • Editing: Kamal Abou Al Alaa
  • Sound: Charles Fosklou
  • Subtitles: N/A
  • Scenario: Hassan Helm Al Mouhandes

1950 Cairo, Amin is a simple employee who lives with his family of three, his wife Zahira, son Nabil and daughter Hoda. Amin’s friend Mabrouk convinces Amin to invest his life savings in a project, which he promises, will get him rich. Amin agrees but forgets to take a receipt. Amin suddenly dies and watches on from the after life

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