MOVIES
al-harafish
Year of Production: 1986
Directed by: Houssam El-Din Mustafa
Written by: Naguib Mahfouz (Novel) , Ahmad Saleh (Scenario and dialogue)
About the movie
The al-Naji family has faced many changing conditions for generations. In order to protect his family’s reputation and status, Sulaiman al-Naji is forced to work as a thug. Years later, he appears to have lost control and the family starts falling apart between a fugitive son, who is accused of treason, and another whose beautiful wife dominates him.
Cast
Mahmoud Yassin, Safia El Emary, Mamdouh Abdelalim, Layla Olwi Salah Kabil, Sawsan Badr