Strand Releasing acquires Egyptian Oscar submission 'Yomeddine'
| Jeremy Kay
9/19/2018 4:57 AM EST
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Strand Releasing has acquired all North American rights from CAA and Wild Bunch to A.B. Shawky’s feature directorial debut Egyptian Oscar submission Yomeddine.
The film premiered in competition in Cannes and stars Rady Gamal as a man cured of leprosy who travels across Egypt to search for relatives, accompanied by an orphaned adolescent.
Ahmed - Abdelhafiz - Yomeddine - Francois - Chalais
Ahmed Abdelhafiz also stars in Yomeddine, which won the Francois Chalais Prize on the Croisette Cannes in recognition of its life-affirming story. Desert Highway Pictures...
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