THE OTHER (Youssef Chahine, 1999)

For 55 years Youssef Chahine made films, and he is without doubt the premier Egyptian filmmaker. Indeed, he is indisputably one of the luminaries of world cinema, to which his Lifetime Achievement Award at Cannes in 1997 testifies. His most remarkable work began in the late 1950s (and includes the 1958 Cairo Station—Bab el hadid) […]