Fagr Yom Guedid / Dawn Of A New Day

  • Release Date: 1964
  • Type: Feature Film
  • Run time: 130 Minutes
  • Directed by: Youssef Chahine
  • Produced by: Marie Queenie
  • Screenplay: Mostafa Imam
  • Cast: Sana gamil, Seif Al Din, Hamdi Gheeth, Souhair Al Babli, Zou Zou Madi, Madiha Salem, Youssef Chahine
  • Cinematographer: Abdel Aziz Fahmy
  • Art direction: Maher Abdel Nour
  • Editing: Rashida Abdel Salam
  • Music: Angelo Lafinyonyo
  • Sound: Nasri Abdel Nour
  • Subtitles: Farsi

The story of an older upper – class Egyptian woman who falls in love with a young working – class student. Chahine depicts obstacles as well as possibilities in the post – revolution movement and its aspirations to modernise social and economic relations.