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Messages from the Sea (2010)

Rassayel el bahr (original title)
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A man witnesses the drastic changes in society as he goes back to the Alexandria of his youth.

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Daoud Abdel Sayed
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Cast

Cast overview:
Asser Yassin ... Yahia
Basma ... Nora
Mayy Kassab ... Besa (as Mai Kassab)
Muhammad Lutfi ... Abeel (as Mohamed Lotfy)
Ahmed Kamal Ahmed Kamal
Dua Hegazi Dua Hegazi ... Riham
Samia Asaad Samia Asaad ... Carla
Salah Abdullah Salah Abdullah ... Hajj Hashim
Bassam Habib Bassam Habib ... David
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Storyline

A man with a speech problem (Assin) goes back to visit the city of his youth after living at sea. He befriends a bodyguard and reunites with his old childhood lover. He falls in love with a stripper (Basma) and encounters a youth (Mounier). Written by Anon

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Country:

Egypt

Language:

Arabic

Release Date:

3 February 2010 (Egypt) See more »

Also Known As:

Messages from the Sea See more »

Filming Locations:

Alexandria, Egypt

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Dolby Digital

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Color
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Selected as the Egyptian entry for the Best Foreign-Language Film at the 83rd Academy Awards. See more »

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