Freedom Seekers (2004) - (dir: Inas Al Degheidy) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Morteza Anis to promote the 2004 Inas Al Degheidy 112-minute color film Seekers of Freedom [al-bahesat an al-horiyya] based on a story by Hoda El-Zain from the novel Ghaba min al-Shawq [forest of longing] with screenplay and dialogue by Rafiq As-Sabban and cinematography by Mohsen Ahmed. Plot summary: This film depicts the Paris experiences of Aida, an Egyptian art student, Amal, a Lebanese journalist and Soad, a Moroccan singer. All of them are displaced in some way and trying to find where they belong. Events lead to Aida's reunification with her son in Egypt, Soad's marriage to a French man and Amal's decision to murder a gun runner who has been pursuing her for sex.
Cast and crew: Ahmed Ezz, Sanaa Mouziane, Hesham Selim, Nicole Bardwel, Tamer Hagras, Inas Al Degheidy, Rafiq As-Sabban, Hoda El-Zain, Nicole Bardwel, Dalia El Behairy, Hoda El-Zein, Mohsen Ahmed, Samir Shamas, Basam Mo'ania, Mohammed Afifi, Talaat al-Sheikh, Marwan Hamad, Sayed Gabr, Abdel Moneim Mohamed, Asar Rostom, Grimi Bariba, Jean-Jacques Batier, Salaye Faridanat, Boris Moozafitsh