Five Pounds
Five Pounds

Five Pounds

Director Mohamed Adeeb

Production year 2011

Length 11min.

Country Egypt /UAE

SYNOPSIS

An old woman begins to worry when a mysterious man starts to follow her and corners her in the dark streets of Cairo. What he wants from her can only verge on the unthinkable.

Awards

Special Mention | Larissa Mediterranean Festival of New Filmmakers, Greece, 2011

Jasmin d’Or – First Prize | Festival de Court-Metrages a Grasse, France, 2011

Prize Iris | Festival Faites des Courts, Brie-Comte-Robert, France, 2011

CAST & CREW

Mohamed Adeeb
Mohamed Adeeb

Director

Producer(s)

Tarek Ghattas

Script

Mohamed Adeeb

Director of Photography

Yousef Baroud

Production designer

Jamil Abou Assaly

Music by

Rim Laurens

Sound

Mohamed Khalil, Mahmoud Khairat

Edit

Doaa Fathy

Cast

Safeya El Emary, Ahmed El Feshawy

Production company(ies)

Twofour 54 Creative Lab

Mohamed Adeeb

Born 1986. Graduated from the American University in Cairo, in 2009, with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting. He now works in TVision, an Egyptian-based production company, that produces series and films for the arab world.


Filmography

The Dawn (2008), Five Pounds (2011).

FILMS 2012