"A poised and elegantly executed ensemble piece of understated, emotionally-nuanced brilliance." (Rotterdam Film Festival Guide)

SYNOPSIS
When he hears his cousin is to sell their grandmother's land, Sharif gets on the first plane to Cairo. On arrival, he finds himself faced with old arguments and new decisions in a changing country.

Shot over 2009 in Cairo and London, Maydoum stars Khalid Abdalla (the Kite Runner, Green Zone) in an original screenplay by best-selling novelist Ahdaf Soueif.

CAST
Khalid Abdalla | Salma Said | Mahmoud Hamdy | Cressida Trew |

Directed & Produced by
Omar Robert Hamilton

Screenplay
Ahdaf Soueif & Omar Robert Hamilton

Cinematography
Mahmoud Lotfy, Brian Fawcett

Montage
Ahmad Abdalla, Colin Campbell

Music
Omar Fadel

Production Managers
Salma Soueif, Alice Caronna

Full cast & crew
imdb.com/title/tt1604074/

FESTIVALS & SCREENINGS
Dubai
Detmold
Adana
National Geographic: All Roads
Rotterdam
BBC Arabic: Cinema Badila
Goethe Arab Shorts

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