Dark Waters / Seraa Fil Mina

  • Release Date: 1956
  • Type: Featured
  • Run time: 120 Minutes
  • Directed by: Youssef Chahine
  • Produced by: Gabriel Telhamy
  • Screenplay: Youssef Chahine, Mohamed Refaat, Lizette Fayed
  • Cast: Faten Hamama, Omar El Sherif, Ahmed Ramzy, Hussien Reyad
  • Cinematography: Ahmed Khorshed
  • Art direction: Maher Abdel Nour, Gabriel Karaz
  • Editing: Kamal Abou El Ela
  • Music: Fouad Al Zahry
  • Sound: Niveo Orfanelli
  • Subtitles: N/A
  • Scenario: Youssef Chahine, Mohamed Rifaat, Lizbeet Fayed

A depiction of the problems workers and fishermen face against big business operatives in the port city of Alexandria; Ragab is a destitute fisherman who returns home from travel. Mamdouh is the son of a wealthy Alexandrian shipping company boss. Both are in love with the same woman, Hamida who also happens to be Ragab’s cousin. As Ragab’s jealousy rages he discovers that Mamdouh is actually his brother

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