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THE PAST WILL RETURN

by Dina Hamza

synopsis

Dina's father, Mohamed Hamza, was a poet and wrote the lyrics to the songs performed by the extremely popular and epic Arab singer Abdel Halim Hafez. Through her family story, she will convey the feelings of a nation that dreamed of a revolution in the 50s and 60s.

international title: The Past Will Return
original title: Gaye el Zaman
country: Egypt, Norway
year: 2013
genre: documentary
directed by: Dina Hamza
film run: 90'
cinematography by: Mohamed Abdel Raouf
producer: Marianne Khoury, Ida Ven Bruusgaard
production: Misr International Films/Cairo
distributor: Misr International Films/Cairo