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Ali, the Goat, and Ibrahim

Ali, the Goat, and Ibrahim

Sherif El Bendary

Egypt, United Arab Emirates, France, Qatar | 2016 | Genre: Drama | first feature film | running time: 97’

"A totally unexpected feature bow from well-known short filmmaker Sherif El Bendary, Ali, the Goat, and Ibrahim defies categorization."
Deborah Young - The Hollywood Reporter

festivals & awards

Muhr Feature, Dubai International Film Festival 2016

synopsis

Ali is in love with a goat. Ibrahim is being driven mad by sounds that no one else can hear. After visiting a local healer who decides they are both cursed, they decide to journey across Egypt in an attempt to lift the curses that torment them. Ali, forced by his mother, and Ibrahim forced by desperation form an unlikely friendship in this uplifting tale of self-acceptance.

info

Ali, the Goat, and Ibrahim
original title

Ali, the Goat, and Ibrahim

genre

Drama

country

Egypt, United Arab Emirates, France, Qatar

running time

97’

produced by

Transit Films - Egypt
Film Clinic - Egypt

directed by

Sherif El Bendary

written by

Ahmed Amer

sales

Loco Films

In Egypt, the revolution is still on its way... Ali, his goat and Ibrahim embark on a surreal journey looking for hope; but the answers will only come from within.
TFL Programmes

Interchange 2011

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Hossam Elouan

Production

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Ahmed Amer

Scriptwriter

ahmedsol@me.com